Innovation in digital democracy
Nesta’s digital social innovation project looks at how tech tackles some of society’s biggest challenges. In his latest focus, Matt Stokes explains how digital innovation is helping renew and protect democracies Europe-wide.
2019 predictions for the ‘new normal’
In its annual gaze into the crystal ball for the year ahead, Nesta looks at the ideas, technologies and trends making the leap from the realm of the ridiculous to the ‘new normal’. Celia Hannon sets the scene for 2019. (more…)
Innovating for integration
Inward migration has been a defining phenomenon of our time. Matt Stokes explains how digital innovations are helping those in the wave of human movement. Despite many projects being short lived, technology offers significant new opportunities.
People innovate to put planet first
The response to the world’s most pressing environmental challenges – including on food and climate change – is too often inadequate. But examples of citizen-led digital social innovation are emerging right across Europe, says Matt Stokes. (more…)