SVI Blog

Building Organisations to Deliver Social Impact: Bridging the gap between good intentions and practice

Monday, July 25th, 2016

View the recording of a recent Anton Simanowitz led webinar that looks into the heart of the impact system and gives a twist to its management. This is aimed at anybody working in an organisation with a social purpose, from board members to managers, frontline staff or impact people in general, the goal of this webinar is to have a better understanding of the social impact process.

Bulgarian Social Impact Group Latest News

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

Tulip Foundation organised a meeting of the Bulgarian Social Impact group on 20 May in Sofia. The core of the meeting was the theme about the recent changes in legislation concerning impact assessment in Bulgaria.

Safeguarding Social Value

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Social Value International members, Caroline Gardner, Karl Leathem and Sandra Velthuis, discuss their perspective on social value and the need for rigour in reporting.

EVPA release case studies on Impact Measurement and Management in Venture Philanthropy

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

EVPA, the membership body for European organisations engaged in social impact investment or venture philanthropy, release two in depth case studies investigating impact measurement in funding organisations.

Sinzer software becomes first tool to be reviewed against Social Value Principles

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Sinzer, a software tool for managing social impact, has become the first software tool to be reviewed in line with the Principles of Social Value.

Accounting for Value and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Jeremy Nicholls argues that accounting as a way of allocating resources holds the key to creating a sustainable future.

Social Value International goes to Mexico City

Friday, November 20th, 2015

In October 2015, Social Value International was invited to speak at the annual meeting of Procura on accounting for value of social outcomes.

Social Value International launches a new national network in Russia

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

On October 30th, the Russian Impact Measurement Group was launched at an event in Moscow, organised by CAF Russia. The event itself was well attended by people representing organisations from a range of sectors, including NGOs, foundations and business.

Valuing the Things that Matter attendees

Social Value International and WBCSD convene global meeting on the valuation of social outcomes

Friday, October 9th, 2015

On the 21st September, Social Value International (SVI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) convened a global meeting for experts in valuation of social outcomes.

Agenda Announced for Critical Mass

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

The first draft agenda has been released for our 2015 Annual Conference, Critical Mass.