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Lobby body for social enterprise - Wednesday 13 October 2006

A group of UK umbrella bodies have formed a coalition to lobby government on ways in which it can help people launch their own businesses, including social enterprises.

Enterprise for All hopes to provide a single voice on the enterprise cause to boost the individual campaigning power of its six members: the Social Enterprise Coalition, the Black Training and Enterprise Group, the Community Development Finance Association, the National Federation of Enterprise Agencies, Prime and Prowess.

To mark its launch, the coalition, which will be known as EfAC, has commissioned Enterprise for All - progressing the agenda, a report that lays out policy recommendations for the Government and Regional Development Agencies.

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