Nesta Italia is an innovation foundation.
We back new ideas to tackle the big challenges of our time.
We want to understand how, in different contexts, technology has helped schools to overcome problems inherent in our school systems with the aim of supporting the demand for investments and reducing inequalities that we find in our schools.
At Nesta Italia we are experts in methods for innovation. We apply these methods in four priority fields where there are big challenges and our capacities are suited to the action that’s needed:
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19 November, 2018Education systems face diverse and daunting challenges – from struggling to meet the needs of the 21st century, to the 264 million children across the world who don’t attend a school at...Toby BakerLuca Tricarico
What we do
New ideas are the key to human progress, prosperity and happiness. In a rapidly changing world, we need new ideas to tackle the big challenges we all face and empower people to shape the future.
The kinds of big challenges Nesta Italia tackles, include the pressures of an ageing population; migration; stretched public services; and a fast changing jobs market.
We use our knowledge, networks, funding and skills – working in partnership with others across Italy, including governments, businesses and charities.