Social Investment Propels Into the Right Direction


UK's Social Value Act new act entails public bodies to consider social and environmental value when they choose suppliers instead of focusing solely on cost.

As opined by Adrian Walker, member of the World Economic Forum's global council on social innovation, what comprises social value varies for each society. So, governments can borrow from existing models to establish flexible approaches in social investment.


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Social Enterprise Earns Million-Pound Contract to Run Out-of-Hours GP Services


Social Enterprise Earns Million-Pound Contract to Run Out-of-Hours GP Services

A group of local doctors led a social enterprise, which has garnered a multi-million pound contract to run out-of-hours GP services in Hackney.




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