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    Impact hubs exist in 49 countries around the world and have been described as "powerhouses of dynamic social innovators". It's no wonder then, that they are seeking to utilise their network to create more social impact. 

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    Will Sandy takes a look at three social ventures that are putting bicycles to good use helping refugees, disabled people and young people at risk of gang violence.

  • Milan conference strengthens global social enterprise network

    The Social Enterprise World Forum in Milan had plenty of notable attendees but it was the state of the sector in Italy that dominated the conversation.

  • The Essay: Measuring social impact

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  • Out now! Pioneers Post Quarterly launches in Milan

    Extra! Extra! Pioneers Post has gone to print. The first edition of Pioneers Post Quarterly – featuring an exclusive interview with Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus – is out now. 

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On your bike!

Will Sandy takes a look at three social ventures that are putting bicycles to good use helping refugees, disabled people and young people at risk of gang violence.