UK’s Social Enterprise Eco-system

An overview of social enterprises in the UK shows they have a clear operation structure and they connect and cooperate systematically in the form of an ecosystem with support from the policy level in business, finance, human resource development, and social and cultural awareness. All these are necessary to initiate and drive social enterprises and the social enterprise sector at the national macro level.  

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Social enterprise and higher education  
<NEW!>  Report: Social enterprise in a global context: the role of higher education institutions (Country brief: Thailand) Download
<NEW!>  Social enterprise and sustainable development: opportunities and challenges: Richard Hull Download
<NEW!>  Report: Social enterprise in a global context: the role of higher education institutions  Download
From Ideas to Social Enterprise – A guide to utilising university intellectual property for the benefit of society  Download 
Thailand-UK University Dialogue on Social Enterprise and the Role of Higher Education Institutions (Reports) Download
Thailand-UK University Dialogue on Social Enterprise and the Role of Higher Education Institutions (Presentation slides) Download
Learning approaches inside and outside the classroom can contribute to social innovation: Judith Reynolds Download
Learning approaches inside and outside the classroom can contribute to social innovation: Wray Irwin Download
Learning approaches inside and outside the classroom can contribute to social innovation: Prof Dr Kriengsak Chareonwongsak Download
Building ecosystems for thriving social enterprises: Peter Ptashko Download
Can alumni & social entrepreneur networks be a catalyst for building an inclusive approach?: Pathik Pathak Download
Tapping into private sector companies and corporates to support social entrepreneurship: Wray Irwin Download
Commercialising university intellectual property for the benefit of society: Keith Jeffrey Download
Commercialising university intellectual property for the benefit of society: Asst Prof Dr Duanghathai Pentrakoon Download
Commercialising university intellectual property for the benefit of society: Asst Prof Dr Akkharawit Kanjana-Opas Download
Commercialising university intellectual property for the benefit of society: Asst Prof Dr Tiranee Achalakul Download
Incubating social enterprises: Michael Roy Download
Incubating social enterprises: Judith Reynolds Download
Incubating social enterprises: Dr Varintra Sirisuthikul Download
Social enterprise and corporates  
<NEW!>  How can corporate directors help nurture social enterprises?  
Global reports  
<NEW!>  Think Global, Trade Social Download
<NEW!>  Social Enterprise in the UK Download
A fair trade-off? Paradoxes in the governance of fair-trade social enterprises (Research) Download
Social Enterprises as Hybrid Organisations (Research) Download
www.britishcouncil.org/society/social-enterprise/reports