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SROI Around the World – August

SROI Around the World – August
What SROI reports are going on, right now, around the world? Over to our members…   Australia SROI on Financial Capability Program Dr Anton Mischewski says: We are conducting an SROI for a regional Australian crisis and supported accommodation service, Shelter Housing…
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Using SROI for a Social Impact Bond
Using SROI for a Social Impact Bond Social Return on Investment (SROI) and Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) are two ideas that are increasingly mentioned in the same breath. SROI is a measurement and accounting framework and SIBs are a way to contract and finance a service. Both require…
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There’s No Mobility….Like…
There’s No Mobility…..Like Social Mobility! Jeremy Nicholls November 2013 The recent coverage of social mobility in the 2013 State of the Nation Report and from Phil Collins in the Times, and just how low it is, is pretty depressing. Basically the increase in mobility…
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Member Blog: Poland’s first SROI
Member Blog: Poland’s first SROI NATALIA MATUSZAK 13TH JUNE 2013 I carried out an SROI analysis of an employee volunteering programme of Kompania Piwowarska (SAB Miller). Kompania Piwowarska’s volunteers worked with 19 public benefit organisations from all over Poland, choosing…
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What Ratios Are Telling Us
JEREMY NICHOLLS 29TH MAY 2013 One of the common concerns raised about SROI is that reporting a ratio between value created and cost will lead people to inflate ratios. Although the SROI Network’s position is that the ratio is only one way of presenting the analysis of social value…
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SROI and the opportunity for…
SROI and the opportunity for wider convergence JEREMY NICHOLLS, 12 MARCH 2013 SROI is based on a set of principles. Those involved in SROI will probably have noticed that discussions with different sectors and approaches to accounting for value focus on different principles. With…
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What is the difference between…
What is the difference between public and private accounting? JEREMY NICHOLLS, 28 FEBRUARY 2013 We need to rethink the way in which public bodies prepare financial accounts in order that we; the public, can better understand how and why money is being spent on our behalf. Going back…
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How do we trust claims made around…
how do we trust claims made around achieving social impact? KARL LEATHAM, 13 SEPTEMBER 2012 Why would we want to? Well, don’t we care about unverifiable claims made in the world of Impact Measurement? Perhaps we should. The whole business runs to the heart of how we survive as organisations…
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Materiality – at the coal face
Materiality – at the coal face.   JEREMY NICHOLLS, 06 SEPTEMBER 2012 The question of what should be included in any account that someone gives to someone else to explain the results of their actions will be difficult. And yet this question, the question of what should be…
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Social Value – Why bother? The Social Value Cymru Conference
Wednesday, 9th October 2019 – Conwy Business Centre, Llandudno Junction, North Wales This conference was organised by Social Value Cymru which is led…
Announcing Envoy Partnership as Social Value Partners
Social Value UK are proud to announce Envoy Partnership as Social Value Partners. Envoy Partnership is a social value consultancy, specialising in supporting…
Q&A with Members Exchange Sponsor: Bloom Procurement
This year’s Social Value UK Members Exchange and AGM was a resounding success. A write up of the event is to follow. This year, we were sponsored…