SOCIAL ENTERPRISE WORLD FORUM BURSARY

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SENNS is thrilled to partner with Nova Scotia Department of Business to offer bursaries to Nova Scotian social enterprises to attend the Social Enterprise World Forum (SEWF) 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The SEWF is an international event for social enterprises from all over the world to come together, share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable …

Government Includes Social Outcomes in Infrastructure Agreement

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For the first time ever social enterprise has been included in a large infrastructure project by a government in Canada. A significant amount of credit for this inclusion goes to Buy Social Canada and the S4ES project and, here in Nova Scotia, the work of SENNS and the Department of Business to ensure that procurement was included in the social …

What do Social Enterprises do?

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For our next snapshot of the recently published social enterprise survey report, Mapping the Social Shift, we’ll be taking a look at what structures social enterprises in Nova Scotia actually take–how they function and where, which issues they hope to address, and, perhaps most importantly, the different ways that they track their progress. How long have social enterprises in Nova …