SOCIAL INNOVATION NEWS
Flush with funds: Why the pandemic might not send not-for-profits to the toilet
Published: 23 September 2021
On paper, toilet paper doesn’t look like a hot investment prospect. And until recently, investors felt the same about Australian social enterprises, or businesses run to achieve a social purpose. But a CQUniversity expert hopes the success of Who Gives a Crap may have shifted fortunes for the wider social enterprise sector.
Not wasting a good business idea with CQUni support
Published: 16 September 2021
Rockhampton’s sustainable innovators are stepping up to turn the region’s waste streams into revenue streams, attending a CQUniversity workshop to develop business models for Rockhampton Regional Council’s Upcycle Village.
Bundaberg kindy bush tucker garden plants global ideas
Published: 08 September 2021
An inspiring Bundaberg project to connect preschoolers with conservation, community and Indigenous culture is also preparing them to tackle global issues, with support from a CQUniversity and the Global Learning Centre micro-credential.
CQUniversity releases education strategy for social impact
Published: 06 September 2021
Australia’s only Changemaker University has mapped its next steps for delivering social innovation education, with an Australian-first strategy to inspire the next generation of social change leaders.
Passion for disability inclusion drives innovative business for Townsville, with game-changer iActivate
Published: 27 August 2021
Adelaide founder shares delicious journey from student to social entrepreneur
Published: 16 August 2021
Ideas for recycled fashion, climate-resilient communities, win CQUni Design Sprint
Published: 10 August 2021
Indigenous innovation wows international audience with CQUni Festival of Change
Published: 09 August 2021