Rotary wants to bring people together as a forum as illustrated in the video. The forum would enable individuals with ideas to connect with others, to help bring about sustainable Social Change in our communities, sharing ideas, working together to take action in partnership.
In developing Social Innovation it is important to have partners from the Public, Private and Voluntary sectors. As such we value and support our members’ enterprise and operations, reflected in our website. Here you can find a wealth of resource that, we believe, through collaboration with each other will make our communities caring, inclusive and aware of actions needed for them to develop and be sustainable.
What is Social Innovation?
Social innovations are new solutions (products, services, models, markets, processes, etc.) that simultaneously meet a social need more effectively than existing solution. They lead to new or improved capabilities and relationships and better use of assets and resources. In other words, social innovations are both good for society and enhance society’s capacity to act. (European Social Innovation Research)
The five core features, as defined by European Social Innovation, that we think are essential if we are to describe something as a social innovation are:
For more information about Rotary Social Innovation South East Hampshire please look further at this website and have a look at the partners who are getting involved with us from South East Hampshire.