Monthly Archives: March 2018

Accountability in social enterprises around the world

March 28th, 2018|Governance & Management|

The dual focus on the social mission and commercial revenue poses however also challenges for social enterprises – challenges that have been signalled by practitioners and captured extensively by scholars. Accountability becomes therefore a key issue for social enterprises looking to find a balance between these two focus areas. The question arising is how [...]

Ten years on, accountability in action: Greenpeace’s story

March 1st, 2018|Governance & Management, Stakeholder engagement|

The leaders who agreed the Accountability Charter had a lot in common: they were all leading large federated or confederated, mission-driven, not-for-profit organisations, mostly having grown from northern/western roots.  And yet there was also considerable diversity in terms of the mission, role and ways of working - from development and humanitarian organisations such as World [...]