Category Archives: WISE4Social

By January 27, 2016

The association Melting-pro has declined social innovation in three aspects: first, the innovation of relations and therefore an innovation especially of different types of relationships, a bull we’ve noticed mainly on European level that pushes towards cooperation, not towards competition, so sharing of the same objects and vision. Second, the capability of generating job opportunities.


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By January 22, 2016

Nancy Saladino is a sociologist who works in the social field over 30 years. She Her path has been very long, starting from the psychiatric field to the care and rehabilitation of drug addicts field. She has been involved in the active labour market and, thanks to this, she has become an expert of this


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By January 18, 2016

Paola Fantini is currently Research Coordinator at Politecnico di Milano, Department of Economics, Management and Industrial Engineering. Her research and innovation area is sustainability, and more specifically social sustainable and human centered manufacturing, the seamless integration of humans in cyber physical production systems in the emerging Industry 4.0 paradigm. With the university foundation, Fondazione Politecnico


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By January 08, 2016

“Social innovation is not a panacea but if encouraged and valued it can bring immediate solutions to the pressing social issues citizens are confronted with. In the long term, I see social innovation as part of a new culture of empowerment that we are trying to promote”.


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By December 29, 2015

VIDEO INTERVIEW MADE IN 2017 Marianna D’Ovidio is an urban sociologist based at the Dept. of Sociology and Social Research of Università Milano – Bicocca where she is working on urban cultural economy, innovation and creativity. Her research interests range from social and cultural innovation, to creativity  and justice, in particular their relation with the


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By December 10, 2015

Mirta Da Pra is a journalist, person in charge of Gruppo Abele’s Anti -Trafficking Project. She’s an expert in the field of the protection of victims of human trafficking and prostitution. She represented Italy at the Council of Europe and she is a member of Caritas co-group against human trafficking. Gruppo Abele is a non-governmental


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By December 10, 2015

Daniela Aiuto is an European Parliament Member – “Society has changed a lot in the areas of communication and mobility. How does this change influence human relations? We need tools to understand whether the information is reliable, and we need regulation.”  


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By December 07, 2015

The World Summit for Social Development, held in Copenhagen in 1995, has defined an inclusive society as a “society for all in which every individual, each with rights and responsibilities, has an active role to play”. The pillar on which an inclusive society is built is the respect of human rights of every individual. Social


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