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  • UK and US elbowed out of top country rankings for social entrepreneurs

    A survey of the 45 largest economies reveals a significant shuffle since previous findings three years ago – with bruising results for former frontrunners, the US and UK.

  • Scaling feuds and supersized smoothies: Expectations from a SOCAP first-timer

    SOCAP, a major gathering of thousands of impact investors, kicks off tomorrow. First-timer Candice Hampson picks out the sessions to watch – and shares a few personal ambitions.

  • 15 “absolutely brilliant” UK social enterprises awarded bursaries for SEWF in Ethiopia

    The British Council and Social Enterprise UK are supporting people from 15 UK social enterprises to attend next week's Social Enterprise World Forum in Addis Ababa, helping increase the diversity of attendees.

  • Turkey’s social enterprises have “exciting potential”

    The latest research into social enterprise in Turkey finds a small but rapidly growing sector, working in areas such as improving education and supporting refugees. Yet more recognition is needed for social enterprises to truly fulfil their potential.

  • ‘No B Corp, no bonus’ - Body Shop to staff

    The skincare and beauty company became the first British multinational to certify as B Corp last month – putting staff bonuses on the line to meet targets, its CSR boss reveals.