Stephanie Robertson on The Social Value Movement – Lessons From The UK
In this episode, we will be discussing with Stephanie Robertson the social value movement, specifically through the lens of the UK Social Value Act, and how a similar Act could positively impact the Canadian landscape. Stephanie is the CEO and Founder of SiMPACT Strategy Group, the Chair of Social Value Canada, board member for Social Value International, and previously the Chair for SROI Canada.
“We are not yet valuing social outcomes generally speaking. Let’s enable a person to become employed who has a barrier that needs to be overcome. Yes, the social outcome is employment, but the impact of that change in that person’s life will impact their overall wellbeing. That value (the change) can be expressed in monetary terms.” Stephanie Robertson The CEO and Founder of SiMPACT Strategy Group