Civil society

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Social innovation is recognised for its potential to turn societal challenges into opportunities and develop sustainable solutions for people and nature. In this paper, authors identify and examine
Capacity building
Civil society
Governance
Innovation
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Political frameworks and policies have a strong influence on the institutional ecosystem and on governance patterns, which in turn shape the operational space of civil society initiatives. This
Civil society
Governance
Innovation
Policy
Research
Sustainability
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There is a renewed interest in urban gardening in the past decade stimulated by the increased awareness of benefits that it brings to the city, local communities, and individuals. Previous studies
Cities
Civil society
Land use
Urban forests
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There is increasing emphasis on innovation as a driver of continued prosperity in the rural economy. Globalisation poses challenges to rural areas given technological advances and intensified
Civil society
Forest owners
Forest products
Governance
Innovation
Jobs
Non-wood forest products
Policy
Rural development
Sustainability
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During the last few years (2016–2019) forestry in Poland has received special attention from domestic and international audiences. In particular, the conflict relating to the Bialowieza Forest in
Civil society
Ecosystem services
Forest management
Forest owners
Governance
Health and wellbeing
Illegal logging
Innovation
Policy
Public participation
Resilience
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This paper presents an operational framework which was designed to support the early governance of social innovation actions. This framework was applied to co-construct seven innovation actions across
Capacity building
Civil society
Governance
Innovation
Mediterranean
Policy
Rural development