Social value

  • Can the government’s policy of mandating cross-agency collaboration really be the best way to provide efficient services at minimum cost?
    31 May 16
    Two thirds of councils do not routinely consider social value in their commissioning decisions, despite a duty to do so, a report has found.
  • 7 Nov 14
    Charities’ critics want to curb their campaigning and make the sector pick up the pieces as the state withdraws from service provision. Not quite the Big Society vision it had in mind