Social Value

 Since council cleaning contractors have been paying the Real Living Wage, staff sickness and turnover have reduced ©Deborah Vernon/Alamy Stock Photo
Sheffield City Council: taking a stand to avoid disrepute
Contract for Change aims to provide a free, practical framework for positive societal impact ©Cultura RF/Getty Images
Three reasons to embrace social value
Linking Europe and Asia, Istanbul is in a prime position for supply chains ©Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
Turkey: the CPOs creating stability in an unstable world
Creating a local forum in Swansea is reaping benefits
The challenge of monetising social value
The programme will help female farmers in tribal areas in India. © Getty Images
Lindex backs project to boost organic cotton farming
Social enterprises are not a fad
The Surrey CC marketplace "empowers communities". © Jack Taylor/Getty Images
Social Value Marketplace became a 'hub of innovation'
Victoria spends $67m with Aboriginal firms
'Purposeful business' is needed to rebuild trust
'Don’t neglect incumbent suppliers in pursuit of social value'
Evaluation criteria should include bidders' tax contribution