The Guide for Analysis of Social Economy Enterprises

Réseau d'investissement social du Québec (RISQ),

Year: 2005

The expertise acquired over years by actors and organizations specialized in financing social and solidarity economy in Quebec has now its English version. The guide is an important tool for advisors and analysts and is very well known by experts of solidarity finance. This guide provides a range of tools for analysis, evaluation and development of social economy businesses plans. It also approaches to accounting characteristics of NPOs and cooperatives. In addition, based on the concepts presented in the Guide, a face-to-face training is offered for advisors, analysts, and managers of collective enterprises. The training’s aim is to prepare the participants to evaluate the set of elements that composes a social economy enterprise.

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