Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship

Caroline Hartnell

This year’s Skoll Forum in Oxford at the end of March was about building social capital markets and using the full range of financial mechanisms, from grants to commercial instruments, to support social change. According to Sir Ronald Cohen, Chair of the UK Social Investment Taskforce, who gave the keynote address: ‘What happened in business entrepreneurship over the last 30 years is happening now with social entrepreneurship.’

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