Unblocking Scarcity through Collaboration

By bringing in elements such as shared value, co-creation, public goods and system leadership, while leveraging technology, the Societal Platform thinking provides an interesting perspective on how players across Samaaj, Sarkaar and Bazaar can work together to amplify impact.

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Systems Thinking: In the Context of Societal Platforms

A Societal Platform approach would allow us to catalyse systems thinking. The approach involves a number of principles and mindsets that together foster an enabling environment to actuate systems thinking.

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Societal Platforms: Reimagining Development

Given the complexity of social problems, it is time we addressed social problems through open, technology-enabled ecosystems where innovators can co-create a wide array of rapidly scalable solutions.

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Societal Platforms: A Systemic Method to Resolve Complex Societal Challenges

Societal Platforms are one of many ways forward to resolve complex societal challenges. They are imagined as a public good aimed at extending citizen services across our demographics and facilitating meaningful collaboration, amplified by technology. Societal Platforms are built on elegant yet light...

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Societal Platforms: A Cambrian Approach to Sustainable Development

Nature has been the bed of evolution at an incredible scale, for over billions of years. This complex process of change and diversification​ ​of​ ​living​ things,​ and​ the leap​ from single cells to​ multi-cellular organisms​ is a story of inspiration​ ​and​ reflection.

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Societal Platforms: A New Way to Resolve Societal Challenges

Many of our efforts to find solutions to fundamental and deep-rooted societal issues such as education, healthcare, financial inclusion, water, sanitation and sustainable livelihoods seem to follow a pattern: we identify problems, develop solutions, run pilots, measure impact, and then muster resour...

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