Our Research

Crisis and Connection

Unpacking the issues facing Singapore's migrant worker population.

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Our Research

The Hunger Report: An In-depth Look at Food Insecurity in Singapore

The first nationally representative study documenting the extent, severity, causes and consequences of food insecurity in Singapore.

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Our Research

Giving and Receiving: A Study of Barriers and Enablers in Asian Philanthropy

The first analysis of its kind focusing on whether an Asian/regional perspective to philanthropy is emerging, and to what extent this is so. 

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Social Space celebrates changemakers and changemaking, bring all the latest social innovation buzz via thoughtful articles, inspiring interviews, entertaining videos and community activities. Join its #GetWideAwake movement to spark greater consciousness, challenge apathy levels and inspire individuals and communities towards making greater social impact.

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Our Programmes

The Lotus Initiative

A Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Partnership with the Lotus Life Foundation

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Our People

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We believe in inspiring, empowering and multiplying the impact of changemakers.

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Our Research

Understanding Needs of Youth At-Risk

Bridging the gap between social service provision and youth expectations.

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Our Research

Understanding Food Insecurity In Singapore

A dual perspective from food support organisations and households.

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Research

Research is at the heart of what we do. From exploring unmet social needs Singapore, to landscape studies across Southeast Asia, the unparalleled breadth of our research provides critical insights that catalyse positive social change.

Programmes

Through practice-based programmes, experiential learning and social innovation grants, we strengthen the capacity of individuals and organisations to develop innovative solutions in collaboration with the public, private and social sectors.

Courses

We offer a suite of social innovation and entrepreneurship courses, tailored to the specific needs of your institution or organisation. Our curriculum is grounded in the fundamentals of social innovation that encompass design thinking, impact measurement and cross-sector approaches.

LIEN CENTRE FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION AT A GLANCE

 

THOUGHT LEADER IN SOCIAL INNOVATION

Established in 2006, the Lien Centre for Social Innovation has established itself as a thought leader working at the nexus of social innovation.

MULTI-SECTOR NETWORKS

We bring together partners from the public, private and social sectors, to collaborate on innovative responses to social needs.

IMPACTFUL PUBLICATIONS

We inspire, inform and equip the next generation of leaders with social purpose through applied research and purposeful content.

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