The Social Value Difference in Health and Care Commissioning

This short report details the difference social value can make in health and care commissioning, and shares learning for other commissioning authorities to make the most of social value.Read more

Procuring for Good

Procuring for Good, published by Social Enterprise UK, paints the most comprehensive picture yet about how councils in England are using the Public Services (Social Value) Act.Read more

Think Global Trade Social

Social Enterprise UK and the British Council, with the support of the World Bank, make the case that the Sustainable Development Goals must embrace the potential of business to deliver meaningful sustainable development. The Think Global, Trade Social Report includes a foreword by Nobel Laureate, Professor Muhammad Yunus.Read more

Communities Count: the Four Steps to Unlocking Social Value 2014

Communities Count: the Four Steps to Unlocking Social Value is the most comprehensive research report to date on social value. With practical recommendations for organisations in all sectors.Read more

The Future of Social Value

Published a year on from the Social Value Act, this report looked at the challenges of implementation and gives recommendations for the continued success of the Act.Read more

Building Local Economies

The findings of a review by SEUK reveals that social enterprise is included in the draft strategies of all 39 local enterprise partnerships (LEPs) in England. LEPs published their strategies in November 2013.Read more

Spin Out, Step Up

The aim of this report is to increase understanding of the finance needs of the health and social care spin-out social enterprises; and to prompt the development of appropriate investment solutions to address those needs. Published June 2013.Read more

Business Rates, Social and Economic Value: A Guide for Local Authorities

A report published by Social Enterprise UK, 3Space and Meanwhile Space proposes how business rates can be used as a tool to nurture new, diverse and community focused enterprise on high streets. Published May 2013.Read more

The Power of Partnerships: Working with the VCSE sector for Health

This resource offers practical tools and support to CCGs, HWBs and VCSE organisations to develop effective partnerships to deliver better health care. Published February 2013.Read more