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Ministers lay out plans for social enterprise – Wednesday 24 January 2007

Minister for the Third Sector, Ed Miliband, has called on social enterprises to work with government to “achieve their full potential as a movement for progressive social change”.

This follows the government’s November launch of its Social Enterprise Action Plan which promised to knock down the barriers preventing social enterprises from thriving.

Miliband was speaking at the sector’s annual conference, Voice 07, along with ministers from the departments of Health, Education and Skills and Trade and Industry. All four ministers set out what they saw as the immediate progress made in delivering on commitments made in the action plan.

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