What’s News

Read all of the latest ASVB news from behind the scenes and in the media.
And if you have a good news story about using the ASVB, we'd love to share it, so please get in touch!

Landcom leading the way with the ASVB

The Australian Social Value Bank’s (ASVB) wellbeing values are at the forefront of social impact valuation, which in the property sector translates to being able to place a robust value on the impact of social...

Posted 18 Oct 2018

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Q&A with InCommunity

Recently, the ASVB were fortunate enough to sit down with one of our current Grant Recipient’s, Paul Tommasini, CEO of inCommunity, to ask him about his organisation’s experience of using the ASVB. ASVB Q1: We...

Posted 15 Oct 2018

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New Zealand Treasury adopts Wellbeing Focus

NZ Government to lead world in measuring success with wellbeing measures Published by Stuff NZ- Laura Walters 1 February 2018 New Zealand plans to be the first in the world to measure its success against...

Posted 13 Feb 2018

Lendlease – Paying it Forward with the ASVB

With a vision to create the best places for people both now and in the future, it makes perfect sense that Lendlease would be amongst the first of the large corporations to start using the...

Posted 11 Dec 2017


What is Wellbeing Valuation, and why use it?

The ASVB uses a method called Wellbeing Valuation (WV) to convert the value of social outcomes into dollar terms. But what is Wellbeing Valuation, and why do we use it? In general, wellbeing can be...

Posted 27 Sep 2017


Why Use Cost-Benefit Analysis?

The ASVB Value Calculator uses Cost-Benefit Analysis to calculate the social impact created by an activity as this is the approach recommended in government guidelines across the OECD. The Australian Government is “committed to the use...

Posted 25 Aug 2017


New Zealand Treasury Signs Up to the ASVB

Alliance Social Enterprises is pleased to announce that it has signed an ASVB User Licence agreement with NZ Treasury. The ASVB Primary Values have been converted for NZ Treasury so that they are relevant within...

Posted 01 Aug 2017