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From Montreal To La Paz Via Hong Kong : Women-Men´s Equality, An Essential Condition For The Development Of Social And Solidarity Economy

Over 75 participant (s) met at the World Social Economy Forum (GSEF 2016) in September 7th, 2016 to discuss the theme of man-woman equality (MWE) as essential for the development of the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE). To carry out this activity, the working group “Women and social and solidarity economy (SSE)” was established in …

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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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The Léman in the translocal perspectives: «Local currency from here and elsewhere»

If additional local currencies were already circulating in the 1930s in Europe and then in the years 1980-1990 in the Americas, it is undeniable that they are experiencing a renewed interest around the world, both as regards the effervescence of popular support and potentially for technological and economic development. The Geneva’s currency « The Léman » was …

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The international leading group on social and solidarity economy adopts a declaration in view of HABITAT III

Meeting in New York in parallel with the 71st United Nations General Assembly, the States, International Institutions and civil society organizations that are members of the International Leading Group on Social and Solidarity Economy (ILGSSE) adopted a declaration on “SSE as a strategic means of implementing the New Urban Agenda”  which will be approved next …

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From Montreal to La Paz via Hong Kong: women-men’s equality, an essential condition for the development of Social and Solidarity Economy

Over 75 participant (s) met at the World Social Economy Forum (GSEF 2016) in September 7th, 2016 to discuss the theme of man-woman equality (MWE) as essential for the development of the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE). To carry out this activity, the working group “Women and social and solidarity economy (SSE)” was established in January 2016. …

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From Asia to be extended worldwide: creating the sdg-sse.org platform to follow the Sustainable Development Goals implementation through the SSE

sdg-sse.org is a crowd-sourced platform connecting individuals and organizations that are interested in generating concrete links between the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE). Initiated from Malaysia, the initiative wants to extend to the world. It is currently in two languages, English and Spanish because of its founders. If you …