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  • Global social innovation round-up #15

    Goldman Sachs has bought a San Francisco-based impact investment firm, 25 social enterprises have been selected to take part in government-funded accelerator programme in Malaysia and the National Business Awards recognise UK social enterprises.

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    The former tech entrepreneur reveals what will convince her to invest and how she's aiming to deliver 100% impact.

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Global social innovation round-up #15

Goldman Sachs has bought a San Francisco-based impact investment firm, 25 social enterprises have been selected to take part in government-funded accelerator programme in Malaysia and the National Business Awards recognise UK social enterprises.