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Social Innovation in Central Europe

Social innovation in Central Europe   *Eastern countries include other fascinating countries in terms of social innovations. This article deals with the countries visited during the Europe Tomorrow tour. Despite the persisting impact of the former communist regime on the civil society in the Central Europe, legislations passed in the early 90s and increased foreign...
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...
Social innovation in Sweden

Social innovation in Sweden

Social innovation in Sweden Sweden is the richest country of Northern Europe with a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) that was worth 430 million Euros in 2014 and a population of nearly 10 million inhabitants. The country's wealth is predominantly based on a competitive industrial sector, combining leadership in raw materials, new information and communication technologies,...
Europe Tomorrow - Social innovation in Norway

Social innovation in Norway

Social innovation in Norway Pacifist, democratic and extremely stable, the Scandinavian countries have always been a model for Europe. Despite the Oslo tragedy orchestrated by an opponent to multiculturalism, which also shows the existence of similar issues in most European countries, Norway remains one example of a successful democracy.. With the second-highest GDP per-capita among...

Video : Social innovation in the Netherlands and Denmark

Social innovation in the Netherlands and Denmark Description Europe Tomorrow fourth social innovation step in Netherlands and Denmark. In this video we wanted to show you how those countries are already thinking of a more sustainable society through circular economy, better consumption of resources and renewable energy. We met many actors in those sectors here...
Europe Tomorrow - Social innovation in Denmark

Social innovation in Denmark

Social innovation in Denmark It is widely agreed that European Northern countries, Denmark leading, are models of redistribution of wealth and social cohesion (large and inclusive welfare system, highly democratic institutions, very well developed civil services…).  Here, traditionally, social innovation is more about accompagnying and improving initiatives carried out by civil service than answering to...
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