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The 2nd Global Conference on Creating Value: Bringing social value into the discussion

The 2nd Global Conference on…
All members of Social Value UK are welcome and encouraged to contribute to our blog in whatever way possible. Today’s blog comes from our member Guy Schmid at Perfect Circle. Guy Schmidt, social value lead at property, construction and infrastructure consultancy Perfect Circle,…
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A fresh perspective on the social…
This is a second guest blog post from Dr Jess Daggers, academic and practitioner specialising in impact measurement and the growth of the impact investing industry. Many of the people reading this blog will have been in the same situation: you are at a conference, or a presentation,…
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Social Value UK Member’s…
The Social Value UK Members Exchange and AGM 2019 (#SVMembersExchange) is a chance for members of the social value community to come together and share best practice, discuss ideas and drive innovation in the sector. This event will be hosted at International Centre for Transformational…
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British Consumers Value Environmental…
Research by delivery company Doddle and YouGov has shown that 43% British consumers would consider shopping with a rival retailer if they offer sustainable delivery options. Age played a key role in the responses of participants, as 56% of 18-24-year-old shoppers would be persuaded…
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Q&A with Eleri Lloyd on…
Eleri Lloyd of Mantell Gwynedd has not only become an Accredited Practitioner, but earned her Assured Report without needing an amendment period. This is a first for the Social Value International network, so a big congratulations is in order for Eleri! We spoke to Eleri about her…
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Why is the UK facing a homeless…
This blog is a part of our larger inequality series, focusing on the dramatic disparity in wealth and wellbeing in our country. Despite being one of the richest countries in the world, the United Kingdom faces extremely high level of poverty and homelessness, much more than…
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Announcing Insight For Good as…
At Social Value UK we are proud to announce Insight for Good as Social Value Partners. Insight for Good’s goal is to inspire forward thinking organisations to meaningfully contribute to society by using insight and evidence for better decision making. Insight for Good does this…
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How do we know where the social…
Written by Catherine Manning, Assurance and Networks Manager at Social Value UK Strengthening of the act? Social Value is definitely here to stay. Not only that, but anyone who heard the recent noises from government will note that social value will soon be playing an even bigger…
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‘49’ launched to challenge…
New solutions to old problems through combining entrepreneurial creativity with a will to create social value New Forest, Hampshire, ‘49’, a new Innovation Centre, launching today aims to combine open innovation with business know-how and tech savvy in order to tackle age-old…
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I’m writing this after two months of lockdown, a roller coaster of emotions that has taken me through; fear, anxiety, anger and yet also plenty of optimism…
Announcing Penny Court as an Associate Practitioner!
Social Value UK and International are proud to announce Penny Court of The Fundraising and Management team (MKSFM) of Moore Kingston Smith has achieved…
Social Value UK are proud to announce The Social Investment Consultancy as a Strategic Partner! The Social Investment Consultancy (TSIC) is a global network…