Archives for November 2015

Social innovation in the Baltic states

Social innovation in the Baltic states
Social innovation in the Baltic states Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania have been members of both the EU and NATO since 2004. Today, the three countries are liberal democracies and their market economies in recent years have undergone rapid expansion in the early 2000s. However, the Baltic States face serious socio-economic problems, high unemployment rates, the...

Yxpila

Yxpila

Yxpila co-operative has been involved in several regeneration programmes in one of the city’s villages, Ykspihlaja. These have included activities such as rebuilding housing, training and employing the long-term unemployed. The co-operative also runs a café, and offers home help.

SITRA

sitra

Sitra is a public fund aimed at building a successful Finland for tomorrow. They are forward thinking and anticipate social change and its effect on people. Their activities promote new operating models and stimulate business that aims at sustainable well-being.

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