Industry papers

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    The Guide to Sustainable Banking
    Blue and Green Tomorrow's annual publication The Guide to Sustainable Banking, 2013. Read profiles on Unity and other banks who are doing things differently by creating social good and supporting local communities.
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    Social Value Act
    In partnership with law firm Bates, Wells & Braithwaite and Pioneers Post, Unity have launched the Social value Act Quick Guide. This guide provides a clear overview of what the Act means and the opportunities it provides from contracting authorities, social enterprises and charities.
  • IPA Guide to Workforce Engagement
    IPA Guide to Workforce Engagement
    The IPA Guide to Workforce Engagement was produced with the support of Unity Trust Bank.
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    Transitions: social enterprise in the public sector
    Social Enterprise London has published a new guide for public sector workers who want to establish a social enterprise.
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    Start your Social Enterprise
    This new guide titled 'Start your Social Enterprise' is the second in the series following the highly successful Social Enterprise Explained. It provides the essential information and advice for anyone who might want to start a Social Enterprise.
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    Social Enterprise Explained
    We have teamed up with Social Enterprise UK to produce a guide for people who are keen to learn more about the sector. It's aimed at getting all the right information in one place for anyone who might want to start, buy from, invest in, commission from, or support social enterprises.
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    Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisations
    A briefing note providing further information on the new charitable entity introduced in Scotland in April 2011 - the Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation.
  • Public Sector delivery through the third sector
    Public Sector delivery through the third sector
    Unions 21 presenting opinions on the challenges trade unions are facing - supported by Unity Trust.
  • Social Enterprises for public service – how does the third sector deliver?
    Social Enterprises for public service – how does the third sector deliver?
    This publication follows recent work that the Smith Institute has undertaken on charities, philanthropy and social enterprises. This collection of essays highlights the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.