SVI Blog

The Social Value Rating and Certification

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Does your organisation or programme comply with the Social Value Principles?

The Social Value International 2016 survey has launched!

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Each year Social Value International try to take a snapshot of how the Principles of Social Value are being used. We use this information to better support our members and the social value community at large through creating new guidance, training and campaigns.

Measuring social value: series of case studies launched by UK Government

Monday, September 12th, 2016

The Office of Civil Society has funded a total of £30,000 (including VAT), to 8 different external providers with expertise in social value and/or impact management, to work with commissioners in practically applying the Public Services (Social Value Act) 2012. This work was known as the Social Value Implementation and Measurement Project.

Social Value Aotearoa Interview Jeremy Nicholls at The Whānau Ora conference

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Jeremy took time out from official business to speak candidly about his experiences and knowledge of Māori culture and Whānau Ora.

The agenda for Impact Convergence 2016 is now live.

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Over three days in October, leaders in the fields of impact investing, social entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, social finance, and evaluation will work together in a series of events, culminating in an action agenda for the development of impact measurement.

How to involve stakeholders: Harnessing constituent feedback for value creation (webinar)

Monday, September 5th, 2016

The webinar will be particularly useful for independent consultants looking for feedback technology, methods and tools to improve their offer to prospective clients.

Social Value Aotearoa: Whānau Ora conference

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Social Value Aotearoa (New Zealand) is one year old this month and celebrated with their amazing “Impact Measurement – Start Here event” as a part of their Whānau Ora conference. We sent Jeremy as a guest speaker, he loved what they are doing and cant wait to go back! SVI staff are having a whip round as we speak! Why not read all about it?

Scholten & Partners become organisational members of Social Value International

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

We are very pleased to welcome Scholten & Partners as an Organisational Member of Social Value International, one of the first consultancies in Europe to introduce SROI in 2001.

New Publication: Understand What Changes!

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Social Value International published a new Supplementary Guidance document that accompanies “A Guide to Social Return on Investment (2012) and focuses on Principle 2.

ShareLab: social value in the collaborative economy

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

This free full-day event will bring together over 200 policymakers, entrepreneurs, innovators and researchers to better understand how public services, civil society and the private sector can engage with, develop and harness collaborative platforms for good.