Example Reports


Against the odds: Successfully scaling innovation in the NHS

Against the Odds: Successfully scaling innovation in the NHS calls on system leaders and policymakers to do more to create the right conditions for innovations to scale in the NHS.

The report, reveals new insights from research into ten case studies of innovations that have successfully spread in the NHS, highlighting why some innovations are not just scalable, but do actually succeed in scaling up. Click on the images to download.


Against the odds report


Authors: Innovation Unit, The Health Foundation

Publish date: 24 January 2018

Bloomberg Philanthropies European Mayors Challenge Bringing Bold Ideas to Life

This report provides an update on the implementation of the winning challenge ideas that each solve urban challenges and have the potential to spread. It draws important lessons that may be useful to city practitioners elsewhere looking to bring bold ideas to life.




Authors: Innovation Unit, Bloomberg Philanthropies, ISOS Partnership and the Institute for Excellence in Government

Publish date: 3 October 2016