Social Value Summit

CHY attended and were invited to speak at the successful Social Value Summit held in London on the 8th February.  The event was extremely well attended with over 340 delegates from across the social enterprise, private and public sectors. The message from the headline speakers was clear. “You will lose your market place if you … Continue reading “Social Value Summit”

New CE Social Value theme group

How do clients take social value into consideration during procurement and planning ? What are the best and worst practices of implementing and achieving social value? How can the industry as a whole best promote the social impact of the built environment? Renew, in partnership with Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and the Humber, are leading on … Continue reading “New CE Social Value theme group”

Skills & Poverty – Closing the gap through major projects

On 24 September 2015 Renew and Hammerson will be hosting an event to share and illustrate best practice in achieving Social Value (local jobs, skills, training, apprenticeships and supply chains) through major construction projects. For more information and to book please visit the EventBrite listing for this event.

Client Commitments

The Clients’ Charter allows construction industry clients to make a clear statement of their commitment to performance improvement. Participants measure their progress against an agreed programme with increasingly demanding targets. A complete review and feedback process took place during 2007/2008 which indicated that the Charter needed some development to improve its usability and robustness and … Continue reading “Client Commitments”