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About us | RIPESS - Intercontinental Network for the ...
INTRODUCTION TO RIPESS
RIPESS is a network of continental networks that connects social solidarity economy networks�throughout the world. The continental networks (RIPESS-LAC, RIPESS-EU, RIPESS-NA, RAESS and ASEC) in turn bring together national and sectoral networks. RIPESS believes in the importance of global solidarity in order to build and strengthen an economy that puts people and planet front and center. From Lima (1997) to Quebec (2001), from Dakar (2005) to Luxembourg (2009) and Manila (2013), RIPESS organizes global forums every four years and is a nexus for learning, information sharing...
SAN INDIA | Social Audit Network
Welcome to Social Audit Network India
Our aim is to promote, encourage and support the principles and practice of Social Accounting and Audit in India. Social Accounting and Audit (SAA), is a framework of accountability developed voluntarily by an organization to define its alignment with its mission and to understand how it has performed in relation to this mission. It guides the...
Date: 2017-02-15 05:34:35
Glasgow Social Enterprise Trade Show
As a member of Glasgow Social Enterprise Network (GSEN), Kibble welcomed the chance to get involved and become a sponsor of the organisation's first ever trade show. GSEN is a membership network for social enterprise leaders in Greater Glasgow, all sharing a common belief that social enterprise can transform the economic, environmental, social and cultural life of Glasgow.
Shortly before Christmas, The Briggait, a stunning historical building in the heart of the city, opened its doors...
The Future of Social Media - Heidi Cohen
The Future of Social Media
Posted on March 22, 2012 by Heidi Cohen in Social Media | 8 Comments
What Social Media's Evolution Means For You
While many of us active on social media networks today would like to think it's a recent phenomenon, the reality is that social media's been around in various forms since the beginning of the Internet (and before.) Options such as blogs, bulletin...
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Network Analysis | FTI Consulting
Labor & Employment Litigation and Compliance
Big data has become a given, especially in the healthcare industry. Patient and insurance data are difficult to manage, and are typically presented as a combination of structured and unstructured data (which are sometimes incomplete). This data contains key insights that can be used to provide pivotal support in litigation matters when...
Related topics : social network analysis consulting / analysis of social network data / social network analysis methods and applications / social network analysis business / development of social network analysis
Network Evaluation | Better Evaluation
A network evaluation may consider a range of questions and adopt a variety of options for undertaking the evaluation depending on factors such as the type, size, stage of development and purpose of the network.
Networks may be closed (bound) or open (unbounded), web-based or located within a specified geographic area. Purposes can include information sharing, mutual...
Date: 2017-03-10 08:29:57
Related topics : social network evaluation / social network analysis research / social network analysis visualization software / social network analysis diagram / social network analysis (sna) software
About Us - Seattle to Brussels Network
We are a network of development, environment, human rights, women and farmers organisations, trade unions, social movements as well as research institutes.
The network was formed in the aftermath of the World Trade Organisation's (WTO) 1999 Seattle Ministerial to challenge the corporate-driven trade agenda of the European Union and European governments. It has also developed as a response to the...
Related topics : social economy and sustainability research network / social network based people search service / social activity network / international network for economic social / economic and social networking
What is Social and Solidarity Economy and Why Does It ...
UNRISD Deputy Director Peter Utting introduces the theme of his organization's big conference in May.
Having had my professional and political interests shaped during the somewhat heady days of the 1980s in Sandinista Nicaragua , I've long been interested in the potential and limits of collective action--of people organizing and mobilizing through associations, unions, cooperatives,...
Related topics : social solidarity economy network / international network for economic social and cultural rights / community health and social services network / economic and social networking / social enterprise network uk
Why Social Media Advertising Is Set To ... - Marketing Land
Social media advertising has come a long way in a relatively short period of time. When Facebook launched its first advertising option in May 2005, no one could have predicted that social media advertising revenue would be estimated to reach $8.4 billion in 2015,�just ten years later.
Online advertising is a natural choice for modern businesses, but after the decline of the banner ad ,...
Date: 2017-03-10 00:06:02
Network economy - Wikipedia
The network economy is the emerging economic order within the information society . The name stems from a key attribute - products and services are created and value is added through social networks operating on large or global scales. This is in sharp contrast to industrial-era economies, in which ownership of physical or intellectual property stems from its development by a single enterprise....
Date: 2017-02-22 19:43:59
United Nations Civil Society Participation (iCSO)
Integrated Civil Society Organizations System
The integrated Civil Society Organizations (iCSO) System, developed by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), facilitates interactions between civil society organizations and DESA.
The system provides online registration of general profiles for civil society organizations, including address, contacts, activities and meeting participation, facilitates the application procedure for consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), and...
NGOs India : Resources for NGOs, NPOs, NGO, Funding ...
NGOs India : NGO Network of India - To support NGO
NGO Network India, NGO Resources
NGOs India is a national level Social Network of Non Governmental Organisations (NGO), Non Profit Organisations (NPO), Voluntary Organisations and Social Organisations. The members of NGOs India are from all over India.
Presently NGOsIndia.com is also providing an online web directory and NGO resources of Indian...
About us | Social Watch
"Social Watch is an international network of citizens' organizations in the struggle to eradicate poverty and the causes of poverty, to end all forms of discrimination and racism, to ensure an equitable distribution of wealth and the realization of human rights. We are committed to peace, social, economic,...
Date: 2017-03-10 09:03:18
Sustainability organizations - Wikipedia
Social Licence - does contribute to revenue generation but worthy of own section
Legal and regulatory pressures[ edit ]
US Clean Air Act
US Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
US Clean Water Act
Agriculture[ edit ]
Sustainable agriculture incorporates design and management procedures that coincide with natural processes in order to conserve all resources and minimize waste production and...
Date: 2017-03-07 01:38:18
Related topics : social economy and sustainability research network / business network for corporate social responsibility / business use of social networking sites / social networking sites for business professionals / social media networking sites business
EASP | East Asian Social Policy research network
East Asian Social Policy in a Changing Environment: Comparisons, Visions and Futures
Call for Papers: The 14th EASP annual conference
2-3 August 2017 at Nagoya University, Japan
Social policy in East Asia is developed and reformed in an increasingly challenging environment. The 'environment' here is not confined to natural environments but includes the social,...
Yuwie: Social networking gone very wrong - CNET
I came across a very disturbing social networking site last week called Yuwie . It's another site that's decided that for some reason, using a free, and highly functional social service populated by your friends (like Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, etc.) is worth ditching for something built with very little ease of use or original design, but created to help you make ludicrous amounts of money by...
Date: 2017-03-10 08:36:29
Related topics : create a free social networking site like facebook / new social networking sites like facebook / how many people use social networking sites / social networking site that pays you money / make a free social networking site
The Internet Economy on the Rise: Progress since the Seoul ...
This publication reviews progress made since the 2008 OECD Seoul Declaration for the Future of the Internet Economy and identifies areas for future work. Seven themes are addressed:
Digital content and green ICTs;
The development of smarter applications;
Cybersecurity and privacy;
An open Internet economy; and
Global participation for development.
Overall, the review shows...
Date: 2016-05-10 22:28:08
FedCenter - Sustainability
The Sustainability Program Area includes the latest guidance, examples, and information resources to aid Federal facilities in developing and maintaining sustainable facilities and helping to develop and promote sustainable practices within their environmental programs or activities.
Executive Order (EO) 13693, Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade, was signed by President Obama...
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National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies: Chapter ...
Social studies programs should include experiences that provide for the study of culture and cultural diversity.
Human beings create, learn, share, and adapt to culture. The study of culture examines the socially transmitted beliefs, values, institutions, behaviors, traditions and way of life of a group of people; it also encompasses other cultural attributes and products, such as...
Related topics : social networking culture change / international network for economic social and cultural rights / how social media changed the way we interact with the world / social and cultural environment in global marketing / how has social media changed the world today
ASI | Accelerating Social Impact CCC
Submitted to the Government of Canada Consultation Request for Comments on Infrastructure Investments
Submitted by Buy Social Canada - www.buysocialcanada.ca
David LePage, CEO
August 31, 2016
We commend the government's very significant $120 Billion commitment to infrastructure investment over the next ten years; particularly the attention to the critical needs of Aboriginal communities and...
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Social Enterprise Network of Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia is a place of social innovations that meet community need through vibrant economic initiatives. From the Antigonish Movement's...
Post Graduate Certificate Course in Social Power | MSS ...
Post-Graduate Certificate Course at Inter-University Centre, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Oct 31-Nov 2, 2016
This program is intended as an original exploration of the origins, nature, expressions and consequences of social power. This transdisciplinary post-graduate course will examine ideas and issues of immense importance to humanity, which are often overlooked in our efforts to address...
Date: 2017-03-10 08:24:24
Related topics : social media power / benefits of social media for individuals and society / exploring the potential benefits of using social media in education / social media effect on politics / social networking negative impact on society
Orgnet, LLC - Official Site
Orgnet LLC provides software, training, consulting, and research in the application of network analysis in a wide variety of domains. Our deep experience in visualizing, diagnosing and improving networks in organizations, communities and economic & social systems has benefited a wide variety of clients around...
Date: 2017-02-27 01:09:18
Related topics : social network analysis methods and applications / social network analysis application / social network analysis visualization software / social network community of practice / social network analysis research
Social Network Analysis Methodologies for the Evaluation ...
Cluster development programs (CDPs) have been adopted widely in many countries worldwide. Many such programs aim to promote economic development by forming and strengthening inter-organizational networks. Despite their widespread...
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How do social networking sites make money? | HowStuffWorks
Top 5 Tips for Using Twitter
Between the dot-com bubble burst in 2000 and the economic recession that began in late 2007, venture capitalism was booming. It was fairly common for entrepreneurs to pool money and invest in promising Internet companies. Without these investors, services like Twitter would have withered away under operational costs. But as the economic recession set in, venture capitalism began to slow down....
Social Exchange Theory - Learn Sociology
Social exchange theory is a major theoretical perspective in sociology. Within this framework, social behavior is viewed primarily in terms of the pursuit of rewards and the avoidance of punishment and other forms of cost. Individuals engage in interaction to meet their needs. The basic unit of analysis is the relationship between actors. Thus, exchange theorists view social relations and the...
Date: 2016-09-16 12:18:28
Social Auditing - A Method of Determining Impact
Social Auditing - A Method of Determining Impact
Graham Boyd, Alana Albee Consultants and Associates, 14 January 1998
This short paper was prepared under contract from Highlands and Islands Enterprise. It was part of a series of activities, commissioned papers and selected consultations undertaken by HIE to assist it in preparing a 3-year strategy and a set of...
Date: 2009-11-25 13:16:26
Arts Social Journals | Peer Reviewed | High Impact ...
About the Journal
Index Copernicus Value: 64.66
The Arts and Social Sciences Journal is a peer-reviewed open access publication handled by OMICS International to present the latest developments in the field world history , culture, literature and other areas of social sciences. This enables learners and academicians to gain access to instant and quick reference for the development of research in...
Social Butterfly Marketing
Social Media Marketing
is getting a lot of press these days, leaving many company leaders to wonder; what is it, do they have it, do they need it, and, in these dicey economic times, can they afford it?
What is Social Media Marketing?
Social Media Marketing is the use of social networking sites (Facebook, twitter, blogs, LinkedIn, etc.) to engage your audience for the purpose of marketing, customer service, public relations or other types of corporate communications.
Who needs it?
Any organization that would benefit from...
Related topics : companies that use social media marketing effectively / benefits of social media marketing for business / organizations using social media marketing / using social media marketing / social media network marketing services
Home Page - Matthew O. Jackson
Economic Analyses of Social Networks , Editors: Matthew O. Jackson and Yves Zenou, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2013.
The Handbook of Social Economics Two volumes. Editors: Jess Benhabib, Alberto Bisin,...
Here’s How to Get a Job in Social Media without Spending ...
Here's how to get a job in social media without spending $27,000 for a masters degree
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Snyder's-Lance, Inc. - Annual Report
Snyder's-Lance, Inc., a North Carolina corporation, was formed from the merger of Lance, Inc. ("Lance") and Snyder's of Hanover, Inc. ("Snyder's") in 2010 ("Merger"). We are a national snack food company with category-leading brands, an expansive Branded product portfolio, complementary manufacturing capabilities and a national distribution network. Our brands include Snyder's of Hanover ® , the...
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NESEP – Helping to deliver positive economic, social and ...
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE MARKET PLACE: Tuesday 21 March 2017, Edinburgh Corn Exchange
There are only 5 weeks until Scotland's new, national social enterprise trade fair and learning event, here are the top 5 reasons to attend: The only national social enterprise trade fair and learning event in Scotland. A unique opportunity to network and trade with a wide variety of social enterprises. Inspirational, interactive forums with new, [...]
February 15 2017
FREE NESEP WORKSHOP Getting Started in Social Enterprise
This FREE event is delivered by Karen Wood and Steve Camm of the North East Social Enterprise Partnership, the...
The Social Media Bubble (aka The Facebook Bubble)
By Jesse Colombo
(This article was written in January 2012, before the disastrous Facebook IPO. Many of the predictions in this article have come true since then. Please read my addendum article where I discuss how the social media bubble has unfolded so far.)
Abundant hype, wildly overvalued IPOs, overnight millionaires, questionable business models, scores of startups offering gimmicky and...
Policy Network - Publications
Chapter 1: Rethinking Social Justice in the Global Age (Olaf Cramme and Patrick Diamond)
Section I: Principles
Chapter 2: Social Justice versus Global Justice? (David Miller)
Chapter 3: Towards a Renewed Concept of Social Justice (Wolfgang Merkel)
Section II: Analysis
Chapter 4: Winners and Losers of Economic Globalisation (Lionel Fontagné)
Chapter 5: Globalisation and Demographic Imbalances...
International Social Marketing Association (iSMA) - About ...
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Research proves that we can use the power of marketing to bring about socially beneficial changes. The iSMA is dedicated to doing just that.
Description de l'entreprise
The International Social Marketing Association advances social marketing research, teaching, and practice throughout the world. We develop and coordinate projects that will benefit social marketers worldwide.
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