SVI Blog

Which Comes First – the Indicator or the Tool?

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Dawn Wood questions the benefits and challenges of using off-the-shelf tools with ready-made indicators.

SIAA Canada Launch

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Greg Thomson provides insights on the SIAA Canada launch on the 13th September 2013.

Where We Are Now, Where We Could Go and How We Could Get There?

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Read some comments on the findings of the research into the ‘Values, behaviours and practices of Social Impact Analysts’.

How Do We Better Trust Claims Around Achieving Social Value?

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Karl Leathem discusses trusting claims around social value.

Graduate Students from Goldsmith Organise Controversial Social Enterprise Debate

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

The event, entitled ‘Social Entrepreneurship: The Future,’ brought together seven prominent players from the field of social entrepreneurship and over 150 audience attendees for two hours of provocative and lively debate.

The Secrets of Success? How Charitable Funders Use and Share Evidence in Practice

Monday, July 29th, 2013

The report by Charlotte Ravenscroft at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations looks at how a small group of UK charitable funders use and share evidence in practice.

Is This Real Life? Is This Just Fantasy? Using Social Impact Analysis to Improve

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Are we living in a fantasy world where we think social purpose organisations will implement impact analysis?

Social Impact Analysis in Bulgaria

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Report from the Social Impact Analysis event in Sofia on 5th June, including details of the development of a SIAA Bulgarian Impact Group!

Measuring the Social Impact of Volunteering – A Sewa Day case study

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Pratik Dattani uses Sawa as a case study on measuring the social impact of volunteering.

Social Impact Analysis in Estonia

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Report from the Social Impact Analysis event in Tallinn on 28th May, including details of the new Estonian Impact Group!