Scanning the Horizon

Looking at how innovation and creativity can help respond to growing divides in society

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08 September | 14:30 – 17:00 Event times in Central European Summer Time (CEST)   The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra’s ‘Futures Frequency’ is a workshop method for building alternative futures, intended to be used and applied by anyone. It can be run in 3 hours with groups of 8–20 people brand new to futures-oriented thinking. (more…)

  • Tools for inclusive futures workshop: Futures Frequency - A participatory workshop method for building alternative futures
    8th September 2021
    2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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SDG monitoring and review is key to ensuring effective planning and implementation of the 2030 Agenda. Yet, this is a field in which states face numerous challenges, not least related to the production, communication and use of data. Data partnerships which promote the use of complementary data (e.g. citizen-generated data, human rights data or administrative (more…)

  • 6th October 2021
    1:45 pm - 2:45 pm


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07 October | 16:00-17:00  Event Times in Central European Time (CET) The digital transformation encompasses consumer electronics, online shopping and education, eGovernment and Gig work. And as our societies undergo this transformation, so do civil society organisations (CSOs). What started with digitalised back offices, eMail and accounting, has evolved in CSOs maintaining data and databases, (more…)

  • 7th October 2021
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


14 October | 16:00-19:00, Event Times are in Central European Summer Time (CET) We will be running another Scanning the Horizon futures community session on ‘Inclusive and Equitable Futures’ using the fantastic new toolkit for Imagining Feminist Futures After COVID-19 developed by the International Women’s Development Agency (IWDA). Please see our reflections from our first (more…)

  • Scanning the Horizon: Imagining Feminist Futures After COVID-19
    14th October 2021
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm


  • Online

25 October – 04 November The Centre’s flagship Global Perspectives conference brings together leaders from key international and national civil society organisations (CSOs) with high-level representatives from government and intergovernmental organisations, the corporate sector, philanthropy and academia. A unique interactive format awaits up to 150 participants who propose topics and workshops, devising common strategies to (more…)

  • Global Perspectives 2021: Week 1
    25th October 2021 - 27th October 2021
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Global Perspectives 2021: Week 2
    2nd November 2021 - 4th November 2021
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


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