Experimenting with transformative innovation policy: Theoretical and practical perspectives

Experimenting with Transformative Innovation Policy (TIP) is critical to find new and better ways of contributing to a Green Transition. This policy brief draws on theoretical and practical perspectives of TIP informed policy experimentation and makes six recommendations that suggest how European research and innovation policy making can be improved by it.   … from Experimenting with transformative innovation policy: Theoretical and practical perspectives

Blog: Exploring the pentagonal map for system analysis in a finance context

In an executive course on sustainable finance, Professor Manuel Laranja used the pentagonal map to introduce participants to the systems perspective and to surface the need to change how the finance system funds sustainability projects.  At the Lisbon Schools of Economics and Management ISEG, Professor Laranja is involved in facilitating an executive course on sustainable … from Blog: Exploring the pentagonal map for system analysis in a finance context

Blog: Evaluating Transformative Change: Insights from the Indonesia Green Principle Awards Workshop

For an in-person evaluation workshop in Indonesia, Suci Lestari Yuana used the Formative Evaluation guidelines as a basis and transformed the MIRO canvas for identifying Transformative Outcomes into an offline exercise. A simplified version of the framework helped workshop participants to reflect on the impact of their circular economy initiatives.  In the pursuit of sustainable … from Blog: Evaluating Transformative Change: Insights from the Indonesia Green Principle Awards Workshop

Blog: Transformative nature based solutions to enhance water provision and liveability in Cape Town

When working in interdisciplinary teams, reaching a shared understanding and agreed approach can be challenging. In this blog post, Dr Patience Mguni reflects upon her experience of using the structured brainstorming and the policy radar tool to facilitate greater dialogue and create a shared discourse. This blog posts features the work of the Pathways to … from Blog: Transformative nature based solutions to enhance water provision and liveability in Cape Town

Component 4 user guide: Capabilities

This narrative for Component 4 of the Resource Lab focuses on capabilities for TIP. It explores the personal capabilities that have emerged as important for transformative policy approaches, the organisational learning required and the participatory engagement with TIP concepts and practice that is instrumental to shifting the values and beliefs that drive sociotechnical systems.   … from Component 4 user guide: Capabilities

Tool: Dynamic Reflective Binnacle (Word version)

The Word version of the Dynamic Reflective Binnacle tool is suitable for online use as a live and open document that can be completed transparently – for example, using a shared document editor. It helps to encourage learning and reflexivity in experiments, and to maintain the link between systems transformation and the concrete actions and … from Tool: Dynamic Reflective Binnacle (Word version)

TIP Experiment for Ecological Water Security & Provision in South Africa

This experiment, initiated by TIPC member innovation agency – the South Africa Department for Science & Innovation,  integrated TIP theory into an existing project to develop its Transformative Theory of Change (TToC) to take the project towards transformative outcomes. This case study gives an overview of the context. partners and approach. … from TIP Experiment for Ecological Water Security & Provision in South Africa