Category Archives: Resources

Ankara Social Innovation Ecosystem

Ecosystem approach grounds on the interaction between system, mechanisms, organizations and individuals. It makes it easier to realize; accumulations, inadequacies, comprehending the whole, values desired to be strengthened and social formations desired to be converted.Interaction and collaboration networks within the ecosystem need to be strengthened in order for the value generated by an ecosystem actor […]

The State of Social Enterprise in Turkey

This research was commissioned by the British Council and conducted by a consortium led by TED University and İstasyonTEDU. The research is part of a global series of research exercises conducted under the British Council’s Global Social Enterprise Programme. It maps the size, scale and scope of social enterprise in Turkey, and its future potential. […]

“#Yoxti, Leo”: encouraging reading and online bibliotherapy during COVID-19 crisis

Yoxti, Leo project

The University of Alcalá has created the Instagram channel “Yoxti, Leo“, in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, hoping to send a message of encouragement using books and book readings. It is an initiative devised by Verónica Sierra Blas, coordinator together with Antonio Castillo Gómez of the research group “Reading, Writing and Literacy”, LEA-SIECE at […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 6

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland - 2

Our Thriving Tribe ‘Zoom Room Sessions’, the curators of Our Thriving Tribe in conversation with arts professionals in Ireland. This session’s invited guest is Bernadette Kiely. Bernadette is a visual artist based in Thomastown, County Kilkenny, Ireland. She graduated from the College of Art and Design, Waterford I.T. with first class honours in Graphic Design […]

A Training Program by IDF to generate creative solutions to the problems

A Training Program by IDF to generate creative solutions to the problems

Izmir Design Factory (IDF) developed a training program which is accreditated by Yasar University. The program started in this semester and is still continuing online. It is a course under Art Faculty but is open to students from different disciplines. In this Training Program, while students generate creative solutions to the problems that they identified, […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 5

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland - 2

Our Thriving Tribe ‘Zoom Room Sessions’, the curators of Our Thriving Tribe in conversation with arts professionals in Ireland. This session’s invited guest is Harry Walsh Foreman. Harry Walsh Foreman was born in Dublin where for the most part he has been based since either making art, teaching art or sometimes both. Having recently graduated […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 4

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland - 2

Our Thriving Tribe ‘Zoom Room Sessions’, the curators of Our Thriving Tribe in conversation with arts professionals in Ireland. This sessions invited guest is Lynnette Moran an independent Arts Producer & Festival Director specialising in Live Art, Theatre, Visual Art and Digital platforms; with distinct experience of producing collaborative & socially engaged arts practice & […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 3

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland - 2

Our Thriving Tribe ‘Zoom Room Sessions’, the curators of Our Thriving Tribe in conversation with arts professionals in Ireland. This session’s invited guest is Brian Sheil an award-winning Music producer and Mixer who works with artists from Ireland to the U.S to create chart topping records in diverse genres. Brian himself began making his mark […]

Questions to Designers

Questions to Designers

The follow is a short animation from Beatriz Costa, a.k.a. biakosta, a freelance designer and illustrator from Coimbra, Portugal. Non-fiction short animation connected to her BA Final Project (Communication Design at Faculty of Fine Arts of Porto, Portugal) — an autobiographical and journalistic comic about the “New Generation of Designers”. In the project, biakosta travelled […]