Ripess News


Annual 2018 Meeting of RIPESS in Bilbao

Written by Laure Jongejans. RIPESS Executive Secretary. The members of the RIPESS Board of Directors met in Bilbao on 4th and 5th October, following their participation in the GESF2018 Forum dealing with collaboration between public actors and SSE organizations. They were warmly welcomed by the Basque SSE network (REAS Euskadi) and the Bilbao City Council. Beyond …


Launching of the confluence process towards the Barcelona 2020 WSF of Transformative Economies

The first world meeting to prepare the confluence will take place in Barcelona on 5, 6 and 7 April 2019 Written by Laie Vidiella Hernàndez. Communications WSFTE. The World Social Forum of Transformative Economies is a process of confluence of the different movements of alternative economies that exist in different parts of the world, both locally and internationally, …


“Transformative economies”: what do the documents of tell us?

Written by Françoise Wautiez, Socioé As the article “The process of confluence of the Barcelona 2020 WSF of Transformative Economies begins” explains, the Barcelona WSF will be focused on transformative economies. But what do we mean by “transformative economies”? If we want to answer from the SSE, a quick look at is in order. A …