InnoFrugal Association

Our mission is the creation of sustainable economic growth via co-creating good quality, accessible, and affordable solutions

Who we are

InnoFrugal (previously The Nordic Frugal Innovation Society) is the world’s first non-profit to focus exclusively on Frugal Innovation.

Mission

We will be a platform that provides timely knowledge, networks, frameworks, and partnerships, in the broad field of Frugal Innovation, to policymakers, businesses, and organizations in the public and private sector in the Nordic Countries and Emerging Markets.

Vision

By 2030, we want to be the organization that will have been an essential instrument for Frugal Innovation ideas and implementations in the Nordic Countries and Emerging Markets to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Values

Our five core values are innovation, diversity, responsibility, sustainability, and integrity.

We support initiatives and projects which:

Advance creation of quality, affordable, accessible and sustainable solutions by working with Entrepreneurs, SMEs, Big Businesses and Policy Makers by advancing the knowledge available in the field, and/or creating useful outputs in the form of tools, methodologies, or programs that can be further used by the field of frugal innovations; and/or
Advance the ability of frugal innovation practices, examples, innovations, etc. to be used in the public domain by citizens, governments, and the public at large via Circular economy, Sharing economy, Open innovation, Inclusive business, Social entrepreneurship, DIY/Maker Movement, Impact Investing and Co-creation processes.

It is our mission to reduce inequality via sustainable economic growth.

About Us

InnoFrugal is a Finnish non profit association
We want businesses to respond to limitations in resources; whether financial, material or institutional, and turn these constraints into innovative ideas and practical solutions.

Activities

InnoFrugal organizes many different types of activities. We are involved in creating long-term programs using “Systems Thinking” and “Design Thinking” benefiting emerging economies as well as the developed world in many different areas.

About Us

InnoFrugal is a Finnish non profit association
We at The Nordic Frugal Innovation Society want businesses to respond to limitations in resources; whether financial, material or institutional, and turn these constraints into innovative ideas and practical solutions.

Activities

InnoFrugal organizes many different types of activities. We are involved in creating long-term programs using “Systems Thinking” and “Design Thinking” benefiting emerging economies as well as the developed world in many different areas.