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Impact Report 2017/2018 We have continued to demonstrate our commitment to social value and our support for the city’s 10%…

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Minister promises to extend scope of social value act

’The Social Value Act will be extended to ensure that all government departments explicitly evaluate social value when commissioning services,…

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Salford Social Enterprise Unlimited Potential Wins Living Wage Champion Award for Industry Leadership

A Salford social enterprise has today been announced as a winner in the Living Wage Champion Awards 2018 – and…

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Social Accounting and Audit – learn and network event in Salford

Salford CVS is pleased to welcome the Social Audit Network for a lunchtime event which will focus on the theory…

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Social Accounting and Audit – learn and network event

Thursday 12th July 2018 – 12noon – 2pm Stockport Advocacy, Land O’Cakes 48 Middle Hillgate Stockport SK1 3DL Stockport Advocacy is…

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Social Value Act: Introductory guide

This is an introductory guide to the Social Value Act. Our aim is to give practical advice to commissioners and…

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Social value in new development – introductory guide

This guide is designed to help development teams, local authorities and other key stakeholders understand social value in relation to…

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Powerful Communities, Strong Economies report

The ‘Powerful Communities, Strong Economies’ report provides a framework that local authorities can use to commission for economic resilience and community…

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How to measure your impact on wellbeing – a guide for charities and social enterprises

A practical guide for charities and social enterprises. Whether you want to improve health, education or employment, measuring wellbeing can show you…

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How to measure your impact on wellbeing – guide for charities and social enterprises

This new guide from the What Works Centre for Wellbeing can help you to put together a set of simple…

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Our Money, Our Future – Chris White’s review of the Social Value Act

The author of the Social Value Act, Chris White has written this review of the Act’s effect on public sector…

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Five steps towards an inclusive and sustainable economy

We stand at a critical juncture. In this era of significant social, environmental, and political challenges, we have an opportunity…

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New website: building an economy that works for all

The Centre for Local Economic Strategies and the New Economics Foundation have launched a new website to help councils and…

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Valuation of Social Outcomes

New publication from Social Value UK; Valuation of Social Outcomes. This publication provides guidance for all forms of organisation on the…

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Manchester’s progressive procurement enables growth and tackles poverty

Manchester City Council is playing a pioneering role in reinvesting spend back into the local economy, according to a new…

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