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Creating successful, sustainable social investment. (2nd edition)

May 2017

This guidance document addresses the question of how to create successful and sustainable community investments and how to measure their success. Social investment programmes are described as the voluntary and/or regulatory contributions companies make to the communities and broader societies where they operate, with the objective of mutually benefiting external stakeholders and the company. The guidance was originally published in 2008, and was updated in 2017 to reflect the launch of three accompanying Practitioner Notes:

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