Blogs

January 22, 2019

BLOGSHARE: Should Businesses Be Forced To Include Social and Environmental Impact When Calculating Profits?

A YouGov survey commissioned by Social Value UK shows that 40% of people think additional measurements should be mandatory when calculating profitability. Our finding places further pressure […]
October 15, 2018

SVI Blog Share: Managing impact, the conundrum for impact investors (and other funders)

Lots of guidance, but not so useful There’s no shortage of advice and guidance out there on how to ‘measure’ social impact and, increasingly, a focus […]
October 15, 2018

Blog Share: Richard Kennedy (SVI) My Trip to Aotearoa

Back in May Jo Nicholson from Social Value Aotearoa reached out to ask me if I would be able to attend and speak at the Te […]
June 12, 2018

Social Return on Investment- Frameworks & Approaches

Social return on investment (SROI) is a model used to quantify the social and financial benefits and value of a service, programme, policy or organisation to […]
May 14, 2018

How E-Bursum has reduced inequality in Turkey’s scholarship system by measuring and maximising social value

Social Value UK Blogshare:   Who are E-Bursum? E-Bursum is a platform that matches students looking for scholarships with funders that have scholarships to offer students. We […]
May 14, 2018

Q&A: Stephen Smith from IQ Business, founding partners of Social Value Network South Africa

SVI Blogshare: IQ Business is the first organisation to be awarded a Social Value International accredited training course that is not an SROI training course. We talked with Stephen […]