Using Community-Driven Data to Drive Social Impact

(Stefan, second from right, at political forum event in New York, 2019, discussing how best to help communities leverage their own data) Written by Angela de Burger “Respect and trust form the base of this work,” says Stefan Jungcurt, leader of the International Institute for Sustainable Development’s (IISD) work on indicators and data for Sustainable Development…

Reciprocity Builds Possibility – The Canada to UK Social Innovation Immersion

The Canada to UK Social Innovation Immersion, April 17-21, 2023  What begins with a shared experience motivated by connection and learning becomes the seeds of transformation for what follows.      SI Canada, Community Foundations of Canada, and RSA Canada came together in January to design the Canada to UK Social Innovation Immersion because of a…

A time of transition

It is hard for me to think about 2022 alone because March 2020 until now has blurred together into one very, very, long year. But 2022 was different, it marked the beginning of a transition out of disruption and a movement towards a new reality.  The most obvious is the transitioning out of lockdown, more…