In this blog of the series „The Evolution of Polis“ we talk about our learnings after meeting with political professionals from across Europe and discussing what it takes to transform political training and development.
Based on our research for POLIS we have crated a spherical model of party innovation which follows an open innovation approach.
2020 challenged us to find solutions for problems we did not know existed. The Innovation in Politics Awards proved that global crises could not curb the innovative spirit of politicians across Europe. We only had to find a way to make it visible.
Building innovative solutions that meet the needs of political professionals and democracy in the 21st century.
In this new blog series we will have a look at the evolution of POLIS, starting with why we think that professional training and development in politics is up for an update.
Wrapping up our series on innovating political parties we’ll provide you with a final short guide.
From fostering social cohesion to coping with the coronavirus pandemic: it is often cities which are the driving force for innovation. In this episode we take a closer look at cities as natural agents of change.
Innovative ideas can derive from different sources within or outside a political party. But why are some parties better than others at using these ideas to their advantage? Which main areas do leaders and managers of political parties need to look at and manage strategically?
We are shocked and horrified by the terrorist act we had to witness in Vienna yesterday. All partners and team members of The Innovation in Politics Institute in Vienna are well and we are grateful to everyone who contacted us immediately to make sure. Thank you all very much for your thoughts and solidarity!
On 29 October, the participants of the first Political Startup Incubator will celebrate its successful run with a keynote speech on the democratic change in Guinea by the political leader Cellou Diallo.
In this article we look at the role of city leadership in strengthening our democracy and how mayors can meet this challenge.