Launched in 2012, Sparknews is a "social enterprise" at the heart of top media and social innovation. Backed by major chief editors (Les Echos, Le Monde, La Stampa, CNN, TF1, Times of India…) Sparknews' mission is to channel solutions and inspiring initiatives in order to trigger action.
Three types of activities:
1) sparknews.com: first collaborative video platform on the web channeling solution-based media content (+1,300 videos in 1 year) +content sourcing around social innovation. See example 1, example 2 and launching video
2) A news press organizing amongst others the Impact Journalism Day (1st edition in June 2013) by bringing together 22 leading newspapers in 20 countries in order to publish supplements reaching a public of 50 million people (Le Monde, La Stampa, Times of India, El Watan, Le Soir, Excelsior…) See http://ijd.sparknews.com
3) Conferences and corporate consulting services (CSR, innovation, mobilization…) as well as leading seminars. Current clients and partners: small, medium and CAC 40 firms, international conferences, TEDx…