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"Strategy consultant + social innovator"
Strategy consultant interested in innovation and social change. Keen to work with charities and local organisations to create simple, effective solutions to improve people's lives. Volunteer facilitator for OpenIDEOLondon meet-ups.
An idea from the London OpenIDEO meet-up team:
To help parents make better choices about the food they give their children, we came up with the idea of a series of cartoons to mark healthy choices on food packaging.
10 minutes a day spent reading and learning at a young age can change everything in later life. The video below from Save the Children shows how difficult adult life can be without basic reading skills.
Part of Save the Children's campaign include
Yes, that sounds like a great idea - and it could be about a lot more than just reading for the kids. A place for them to play, learn, interact with other children...
I'm very keen to work together. I'm also hoping to organise a meet-up in London in the next few weeks so hopefully that will get more ideas bouncing around. If you are based elsewhere then maybe we could do a Skype call?
Thank you Meena. Yes, mobile libraries are such a great idea... there must be so many children's books out there collecting dust because the kids have grown up - brilliant if we could encourage people to send them off to a mobile library scheme for less fortunate kids...