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RIPESS AT THE WORLD SOCIAL FORUM !

17/03/2015

Another world is possible and already exists ! On the occasion of the World Social Forum 2015, a delegation of RIPESS will travel to Tunis from 24 to 28 March for the second edition of the WSF in Tunisia. RIPESS and several members of its African, European and North American continental networks will present workshops and participate… Read more »


Pre-Asean Summit Roundtable on Social Solidarity Economy, April 25, Kuala Lumpur

6/03/2015

            Event: FOSTERING AN ASEAN COMMUNITY: COOPERATION IN DEVELOPING VALUE CHAINS OF SOLIDARITY-BASED COMMUNITY ENTERPRISES.   PRE-ASEAN SUMMIT ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON SOCIAL SOLIDARITY ECONOMY   Date:  April 25, 2015 Venue: Conference Room, GMM 15th Floor, Menara Manulife, No. 6, Jalan Gelenggang, Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Participants: About 50 people… Read more »


RIPESS releases its global vision paper

22/02/2015

February, 2015 The Global Vision for a Social Solidarity Economy: Convergences and Differences in Concepts, Definitions and Frameworks paper released by RIPESS is part of a process of debate and consultation that has been carried out throughout the years. Reflecting on practices, concepts and frameworks shaping social solidarity economy (SSE) is an ongoing process since… Read more »


RIPESS granted observer status at the UNCTAD

22/02/2015

In the fall of 2014, the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of Social Solidarity Economy (RIPESS) received the status of observer member of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). This official accreditation to the United Nations system, obtained September 26, 2014 at the 64th session of the Trade and Development Board of… Read more »


RIPESS awarded with prize for U.N. campaign

24/01/2015

Judith Hitchman and Jason Nardi, RIPESS Europe, receiving the prize on behalf of RIPESS   On the 29th of November 2014, during the closing ceremony of the International Congress for Social and Solidarity Economy organised by REAS (the Spanish Network of Solidarity and Alternative Economy), in the Civic Center of Almozara in Zaragoza, 5 prizes… Read more »


Collective Declaration of the working group on Social, Solidarity and Environmental Economy- Marrakesh 2014

8/12/2014

    Collective Declaration of the working group on Social, Solidarity and Environmental Economy ; all the Rights and Obligations of Man (SSEE-ROM)/WHRF – Marrakesh 2014 (REMESS/RAESS/RIPESS)       Morocco, World Forum on Human Rights, November 29th, 2014. Read the Declaration in pdf. Invited by the organizers of the World Human Rights Forum in… Read more »


RIPESS signs Global Civil Society letter to UNCTAD on Investment Issues

7/11/2014

Delivery date:  16 October, 2014 To: Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary General of the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Member States of UNCTAD We the undersigned civil society organizations, representing constituencies from various regions of the world, write in concern about the implications of investment protection treaties on the prospects for sustainable development in our… Read more »


RIPESS joins with 100 civil society organizations to demand that the right to free, prior and informed consent be included in the Responsible Agricultural Investment Principles

12/10/2014

  Source: Civil Society Mechanism Secretariat, 11-10-2014 Please find here the CSO statement “No Compromise on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to FPIC in the CFS!” which has been signed by more than hundred international, regional and national civil society organisations from all continents. Canada is blocking the rights of Indigenous Peoples’ right to free,… Read more »


#MapJam 2.0 – In October, join in to map SSE in your community!

23/09/2014

                -> See the original article on Shareable website This October 13th-27th, the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of Social Solidarity Economy (RIPESS) is joining with the Sharing Cities Network and other partners to invite you to the Second Annual Global #MapJam to bring activists together in cities… Read more »


Opinion Piece: “The importance of regional approaches to UN debates,” by Daniel Tygel of RIPESS – The Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of Social Solidarity Economy

2/09/2014

  * This article was originally published on August 10th, 2014, on the website of the United Nations – Non-Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS). In this opinion piece, Daniel Tygel of RIPESS, the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of Social Solidarity Economy, reflects on the importance of regional approaches in UN debates. He served as lead… Read more »


RIPESS at the United Nations to present the SSE recommendations

28/08/2014

On July 3rd, 2014, RIPESS presented the SSE Recommendations for the Post-2015 SDGs’ at the 2nd Meeting of the High Level Political Forum of the UN in New York. The recommendations were officially delivered to UN State Members, Delegates and Agencies. The document, available in 3 languages (English, Spanish and French), was distributed to at… Read more »


Social Solidarity Economy Recommendations for the Post-2015 Development Agenda Presented to the UN

4/07/2014 - Source: What’s New in CED

On July 3rd, during the 2nd Meeting of the High Level Political Forum of the UN, the Social Solidarity Economy Recommendations were officially delivered to the United Nations State Members, Delegates and Agencies by Daniel Tygel, Operations Manager with the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of the Social Sol Theme:  International National Policy Work


Public call for job as RIPESS operations manager

24/06/2014

Job Description: Under the direction of the Board of Directors and the Executive Coordinator, between meetings of the Board, the primary responsibilites of the Operations Manager are: to coordinate the: (i) activities of work groups created for purposes of implementing the RIPESS work plan; (ii) implementation of other activities that may arise as a consequence… Read more »


Endorse Social Solidarity Economy Recommendations to the UN by June 29

23/06/2014 - Source: What’s New in CED

For more than a decade, CCEDNet has been an active supporter in the development of the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of the Social Solidarity Economy (RIPESS). In recent years, there has been significant progress for the recognition of the social solidarity economy as a promising alternative. Theme:  International National Policy Work


Social Solidarity Economy Recommendations for the Post-2015 Development Agenda

20/06/2014

  -> Download the pdf version of the SSE recommendations, signed by 500 organizations from 65 countries as June 30, 2014 -> Read the article on the presentation of the recommendations to the United Nations on July 3, 2014   The organizations listed below would like to share a set of recommendations for the post-2015… Read more »

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