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The SROI Network response to Social Value Act Review

The SROI Network response to…
The SROI Network response to Social Value Act Review On the 13th February, Lord Young released the much anticipated review of the Social Value Act. The growing interest in social value, what it is and how we can produce more of it, is encouraging and a revision to the Act is a great…
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The SROI Network & HACT…
The SROI Network (soon to be Social Value UK) and HACT are very pleased to publish a ‘linkages paper’ that sets out the relationship between Social Return on Investment (SROI) and HACT’s Social Value Bank (and accompanying tools the Value Calculator and Value Insight).  HACT…
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Social Audit Network and the…
Colleagues from the Social Audit Network (SAN) and the SROI Network (soon to be Social Value UK) recently met to discuss joint interests and potential areas for closer working. Now formally members of each other’s organisations, one area of discussion was the increasing need for…
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The SROI Network asks How Do…
The SROI Network, soon to be Social Value UK, has just released a report calling for a change in legislation to demand more assurance of social and environmental impact information. The report, entitled How Do Companies Act, outlines an argument for extending statutory audit requirements…
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SROI and Cost Benefit Analysis
SROI and Cost Benefit Analysis: Spot the Difference, or Chalk and Cheese? This blog will aim to look at similarities and differences by comparing the two from the perspective of each SROI principle. It’s also available for download as a document here. Though SROI does draw from…
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SROI…on film
There have been some great new ways to show SROI findings recently – whilst reports can get the message across, vidoes can be an interesting and more creative way to present results. We’ve got a couple of examples below, but if you have some other ones, let us know and…
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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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One way or another….
One way or another… Jeremy Nicholls 13th January 2014 The SROI Network is continuing to grow. There are now nearly 900 members in over 40 countries. There are 8 national SROI networks, from Japan to the UK as part of the international network. Guidance is available in five languages…
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Jennifer Jefferson now a Level 1 Associate Practitioner
Social Value UK are proud to announce that our member, Jennifer Jefferson, has achieved Level One Associate Practitioner status. Ahead of this announcement,…
Social Value UK are proud to announce that our member, Joanne Bannister, has achieved Level One Associate Practitioner status. Joanne Bannister is the…
What we learned from our Sectoral Conference on Social Value and…
Our second private sector conference started by discussing what sustainable development is and what it means for people. With the image and personal story…