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The UNTFSSE strengthens its role in advocating for SSE within the UN system

The United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on SSE (UNTFSSE), of which RIPESS is an active member, held its second technical symposium in Trento, Italy, 21-22 November. The aim was to strengthen the capacity of the group to increase the visibility and recognition of SSE globally, as well as to promote the creation and sharing of …

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ASEC Conference 2019 – Transformative economy: Revitalising Rural economy through SSE, November 11th – 14th, Yogyakarta (Indonesia)

Annual conference of ASEC – RIPESS Asia to discuss the role of transformative economy in the revitalisation of rural economy through the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The first day will be focused on measuring contribution of grassroot initiatives to SDGs. The second day will discuss on the way forward of grassroots initiatives to transformative economy …

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SSE grassroots initiatives are key to ensure the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The contribution of Social Solidarity Economy (SSE) – from the local to the global – is key to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This is the most important conclusion of the international conference “Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy?”, that took place from June 24th …

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Side event at HLPF2019: “Addressing inequality & strengthening partnerships”, July 12th – 11am, New York

🌎 “Addressing inequality & strengthening partnerships: Lessons from Social Solidarity Economy Initiatives in Asian Countries” As part of the #‎HLPF2019 in New York, ASEC – RIPESS Asia organizes this side event!! In this two hour session we will hear grassroots stories of key developments in Asia where community based economic initiatives which is providing decent work …

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RIPESS brings the voice of grassroots SSE organizations at Pact for Impact

Next July 10th and 11th, the international conference Pact for Impact is being held in Paris (France) to place the social and inclusive economy at the heart of the international agenda. RIPESS attends the event to make visible the needs of SSE grassroots organizations and also co-organizes the plenary session “What if the local has …