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Social enterprise sector needs investment-readiness focus

Posted 17 July 2014
The social enterprise sector in Wales is extremely diverse, delivering a range of services and providing invaluable employment at the heart of some of the most deprived communities in the country.

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Innovation and collaboration – creating a culture of success in Wales

Posted 25 June 2014
Life in the Welsh valleys can be tough for entrepreneurs and the socially-minded alike.  Inter-generational dependency on benefits, poor educational attainment and a lack of attractive job opportunities has created an air of desperation in many communities across South East Wales.

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The S Word

Posted 23 April 2014

One aspect of social enterprise development, and almost certainly one of the most important, has proven to be achieving ‘the S word’ - sustainability. 

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The rise and fall of the Valleys - and the need for social enterprise development

Posted 24 February 2014
The rise and fall of the Valleys - and the need for social enterprise development. Flash back to the mid-18th century, and the landscape of the South Wales valleys was extremely different.

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