United Kingdom is well know as the pioner in the field of supporting and stimulating development of social economy sector. The system and wide approach to the topic of social enterpreneurship of British Goverments is worth to follow.
After implementing the social clauses in public procurements, organizing social economy support system, creating a methodology of measuring social impact (SROI), implementing the social bond mechanism, time has come for social investments.
British Government published a very interesting document “Social investment: a force for social change. 2016 strategy” which can be an inspiration for decision – makers, politicians and representatives of social economy sector to transfer good practices in their reality or at least start lobbing for this process.
The Strategy can be downloaded here: Social investment a force of social change