SVI Blog

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.

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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.

Impact mapping standardization in Estonia

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Estonian Social Enterprise Network is currently in the process of creating an online portal for inserting, structuring, analyzing and publishing societal impact information of Estonian social purpose organizations.

B Lab partners with Social Value International to help companies measure and improve their impact

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Two of the biggest organisations in impact measurement team up to encourage companies to measure their impact.

“Notes from a conference” – in which I complain about presentation styles

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

John Burrett from Haiku Analytics talks about presentation styles and how to avoiding soul-destroying presentations!