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RIPESS includes in its action plan a work axis on Women and the Social Solidarity Economy


In November 2013, at the International Meeting of RIPESS in Manila, a group of women elaborated and presented in a plenary session a Declaration for a Gender Perspective in the Social Solidarity Economy underlining the importance for the SSE movement to integrate in its processes a gender perspective as well as a greater attention to… Read more »

Joint Declaration Signed by the International Leading Group Members


On September 28, a High Level Event of the International Leading Group on the Social Solidarity Economy was hosted by French President of the Republic François Hollande in the United Nations on the occasion of the Summit for the adoption of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals. A Joint Declaration was signed by the Leading Group… Read more »

RIPESS joins the Global Platform for the Right to the City


In September 2015, the Intercontinental network for the promotion of social solidarity economy (RIPESS) has joined the Global Platform for the Right to the City. The network is now part of an important social movement that has been built since the end of the 90’s in order to contribute to the recognition of the Right… Read more »

Solikon 2015: over 1400 participants in Berlin!


Source: RIPESS Europe The Solidarity Economy European Congress – Solikon 2015 has brought together over 1400 participants from all over Europe and beyond (Brasil, USA, Canada, Cuba, Korea, Japan, and many other countries).  More than 100 workshops, Forums and Round Tables took place at the Technischen Universität in Berlin, to discuss alternative forms of economics, lifestyle and work…. Read more »

Philippine Solidarity Economy Forum 2015 – November 4-5


The Philippine Solidarity Economy Forum (PSEF) 2015 will be held on November 4 & 5, 2015 at the College of Social Work & Community Development Conference Hall, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon city. Partner organizations of ASEC-Philippines from neighboring ASEC members countries are expected to attend the event for knowledge and experience sharing on… Read more »



RIPESS-NA (Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of the Social Solidarity Economy-N. America) initiated the process of organizing this forum. RIPESS-NA members include these national networks: the U.S. Solidarity Economy Network (SEN), the Canadian Community Economic Development Network (CCEDNET) and the Chantier de l’économie Sociale in Quebec. While RIPESS-NA has taken the lead in initiating this… Read more »

At the UN Sustainable Development Goals Summit, Madani Koumare from RENAPESS Mali makes the case for a paradigm shift and social solidarity economy (SSE)


UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT 2015 September 26th, 2015, New York Speaking Notes for the Interactive Dialogue “Fostering sustainable economic growth, transformation and promoting sustainable consumption and production” MADANI KOUMARE,  Economist,  President, National Network for the Promotion of Social and Solidarity Economy (RENAPESS-Mali), Member of the African Network for the Social and Solidarity Economy (RAESS), … Read more »