• BENISI will identify and scale up over 300 social innovations and will accelerate their scaling up.

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  • BENISI seeks to build a Europe-wide network of incubators for social innovation in order to support 300 social innovations in their scaling process.

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Scaling Social Innovation


, November 25, 2014

BeeOdiversity rewarded as promising scaling social innovation

On the 14th of November the BENISI project organized its first SIAN Award ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal.

, October 14, 2014


Newsletter 1

The BENISI newsletter intends to bring each two months to stakeholders and professionals in social innovation feedback on the implementation of the BENISI project and food for thought regarding a wider take up of social innovation in Europe.


State of Ambition

We build support networks around young people and their ambitions through our digital platform

Social Purpose:
It tackles social isolation and the underlying causes of long term unemployment
Social Impact:
We measure the number of people who see a young person’s campaign, the number of opportunities created as a result of the campaigns and the increase in the number of people each young person can call upon. These are assessed immediately after the campaigns and 3 months afterwards.
Innovative Character:
We are decentralising talent discovery and talent broadcast, by enabling those who want to get into work to build conversations with those in work. We do this through our digital platform, where each young person can create word of mouth around themselves through a 21 day online marketing campaign and then an offline innovation challenge, with our corporate partners. This leads to long term support networks for young people, better career education, a fairer way to raise profiles and

Scaling Social Innovation