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    Dear Employees

    Guest Blog by Assumpta Ozua first ‘brilliantly’ delivered at The Hospital Club during Sustainability Week. Inspired by our collective inaction on Climate Change…. Dear Employees It’s raining hours on your minutes while you wish it would just shower seconds until I adjust my tone enough for you to feel more at ease and let you go home bu...

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    The Community (Social Value) Charter

    The Social Value Act can be a game changer, but only if communities have a chance to speak and are listened to. At the moment, most Authorities are still developing their Social Value Strategies with only 30% actually having a strategy in place (see our survey). Of those that do have a strategy, less than 50% have actually consulted with the communities th...

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    Value; it’s all relative

    I am on holiday- in Madagascar on an island off the west coast called Nosy Be. It is beautiful and the people here have the biggest brightest smiles you have ever seen and the whole world just seems to light up. But as always if you scratch below the surface of the ‘tourist view’ there is a whole other world of poverty and corruption. Of course...

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    Hello world!

    We launch today. It’s been quite a journey to get here and it has only just begun! So why now and why The Social Value Portal? I think Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is dead, it has always been a bit of side issue anyway but over the last few years it has been side lined even further. For over 25 years I have been trying to get organisations to tak...

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