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RAESS Africa at the International Summit of Cooperatives 2016 – Quebec – from 11th to 13th October 2016

Under the theme “The empowerment of cooperatives”, the International Summit of Cooperatives, global reference event for business development in the cooperative and mutualist environment, was held from 11 to 13 October 2016, in Quebec City. Aiming to promote and enhance the enterprise development in all countries, the event was attended by 2950 people from 116 …

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Register To The Working Group Organized By The Ripess At Gsef2016 : Collaborations & International Synergies For SSE

The Intercontinental RIPESS network is responsible for the coordination of a working group in September at the GSEF2016 Forum that will focus on fostering synergies between organizations / networks that are working on supporting SSE. Many different organizations are now working on different aspects of SSE, and it seems important to join forces and ensure …

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The RIPESS Encourages You To Participate To GSEF 2016 Forum ! 7th to 9th of September 2016

As per today GSEF has registered participants from over 50 countries and government representatives from nearly 250 international cities. It is therefore an excellent opportunity to learn about good practices from local governments and the SSE around the world and an outstanding opportunity to share your experiences globally! >> See the promotion video RIPESS, as a …

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RIPESS at the WSF 2016

 The next World Social Forum will be held in Montreal from 9 to 14 August. Under the first theme of the WSF ” Economic, social and solidarity alternatives  against the capitalist crisis” RIPESS organizes two activities: first a crossed perspective between continents on the challenges and opportunities in the construction of the SSE movement (Africa, …

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Oceania >Australia: New Economy Conference, 16-17 August, Sydney

Building the New Economy: activism, enterprise, and social change The two day conference will bring together community activists, social entrepreneurs, economists, academics, lawyers and regulators, to discuss, showcase and weave together the explosion of experiments that are bubbling up around peer-to-peer initiatives, “commoning”, maker movements, sharing, “buen vivir”, collaborative economies, solidarity economies, localization and cooperative …

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Participation At The International Conference INAISE 2016 – Round Table About « The International Networks : Convergence, Opportunities, Challenges »

The International Association of Investors in the social economy (INAISE) held its annual conference in Montreal, May 11-13 May. About 180 participants were present. This association includes various types of institutions of social and solidarity finance on an international level, ranging from cooperative financial institutions such as the Caisse d’économie solidaire Desjardins, Banca Etica in …

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Follow Up Of The Inclusion Of The SSE In The Implementation Of The 2030 Sustainable Development Goals : Un Inter Agencies Working Group Meeting On The SSE At The High-Level Policy Forum (HLPF), July 11-20, NY

UN Inter Agencies Working Group on the SSE (UN Task Force on SSE, in English) organized in collaboration with France and Costa Rica, a meeting as part of a side event of the High Level Policy Forum (HLPF) of the UN which was held in New York from 11 to 20 last July. As a …