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Tag: Government Programs

 

Innovations in federal, state, and local government programs

 

Foundations

Making the Money Work

How funders can best support place-based initiatives.

By Anthony B. Iton | Jun. 30, 2015
 

Global Issues

Collective Impact: The Missing Link

Three ways to create an environment where interdependent stakeholders can perform their individual roles optimally and collaborate with each other effectively.

By Neera Nundy & Ann Paisley Chandler | 14 | Jun. 16, 2015
 
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Civil Society

Getting Creative About Corruption

A group in Lebanon deploys a wide range of methods—from mobile apps to street theater—to thwart bribe-taking by officials.
By Suzie Boss | May. 13, 2015
 

Government

Presidio Rules

Supplement to the article “The Park That Paid Off.”
By SSIR Editors | May. 13, 2015
 

Government

The Park That Paid Off

The Presidio Trust represents an alternative model for funding and managing a public asset. Includes magazine extras.
By Greg Beato | May. 13, 2015
 
Co-Creation in Government

Government

Co-Creation in Government

Bringing innovation to the public sector is famously difficult. But efforts that open up the public sector value chain to multiple stakeholders can deliver impressive results.
By Francis Gouillart & Tina Hallett | 1 | Feb. 18, 2015
 
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Health

School for Scaling

A highly focused effort in Kenya to treat worm infections in children delivers lessons on how to expand a proven program.
By Jessica Harrison | 2 | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Government

Nuance in Government

A leading public intellectual, fresh from government service, explores the complexities of cost-benefit analysis.
Reviewed By Peter A. Ubel | Nov. 19, 2014
 

Government

Finding a Niche

In Colombia, the Center for Social Innovation is exploring how much government can do to facilitate social change.
By Juan Manuel Restrepo | Nov. 19, 2014
 

Economic Development

All in One Place

Single Stop USA provides low-income Americans with a convenient gateway to a wider range of services and benefits.
By Kathryn Peterson | 1 | Nov. 19, 2014