elea Center for Social Innovation
Chemin de Bellerive 23,
P.O. 915, CH-1001 Lausanne
How do we define social innovation?
Social Innovation creates new solutions (products, services, markets, models, processes) to the benefit of global society by addressing social and environmental needs more efficiently and effectively than current policies and businesses. It is a process through which methods and tools are improved, developed and applied based on collaboration between people, organizations and technology to optimize impact.
In the context of the Center, we define;