10 years of the Social Value Act

As 2022 marks 10 years since the Public Services (Social Value) Act came into force, Guy Battle takes stock of where we are, and how things look for the year to come.  Article first published in Open Access Government January 2022 Edition   It has been almost an

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The growing prominence of social value

Making sense of social value  With COP26 and net zero at the front of everyone’s minds, it’s a good time to restate the opportunity that climate action provides for social value creation. The two things are, after all, inextricably linked - so it makes sense for

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We are one of Tussell’s Tech200!

We are thrilled that Social Value Portal features in the inaugural Tech200 list. This is a comprehensive overview of the fastest-growing tech solutions in the public sector. TechUK has partnered with Tussell on this new initiative. Using data on UK government spending, they have highlighted us

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We have released new guidance for design teams

Our new guidance for design teams combats a lack of engagement in social value.  Maximising social value in design ‘Maximising Social Value in Design,' contains an overview of how the real estate sector can create social value and how it can be effectively measured and reported. As well

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