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The voice for Social Enterprises & Social Entrepreneurs in Northern Ireland.
Connecting, supporting, developing and sustaining vibrant businesses to create social change.

Latest News

Belfast Cleaning Society, a workers cooperative, will celebrate five years of business this year and to celebrate it is giving 5% off new contracts

Diversity, drive and community: co-op ethos shines through on NI study tour  

As part of the Social UP project, which aims to improve the sustainability, social impact and scalability of soc

News from the Assembly

With the Assembly election due to take place this Thursday 2 March, below are highlights from party manifestos released thus far:

A statement has been shared on the Social Enterprise APG Chair Stewart Dickson's website regarding the Social Value Bill.

Events

eCommerce Event Not to be Missed at Ortus

Velotech Bicycle Mechanic Courses (Certified)

April 2017

Mon 3rd - Thur 6th

Mon 10th - Thur 13th

Mon 17th - Thur 20th

Mon 24th - Thur 27th

Job, tender and grant alerts

Background

For many years the Social Enterprise sector in Northern Ireland has called for legislation to ensure that social value is included in public procurement.

A very successful APG event was held on Tues 15 Nov 2016 in the Long Gallery, showcasing the work of a large number of diverse co-operatives.

Social Enterprise Knowledge Bank

View Social Enterprise NI's new Knowledge Bank - A new way to find all the information you need to start and grow your social enterprise.