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Documents for the RAESS event Bamako 2016, April 26-30

  The coordination of the African Network of Social and Solidarity Economy (RAESS) and RENAPESS-Mali release the documents of the 4th African Meeting of the SSE. Bamako 2016: available online are: – the concept note of the event – the preliminary program – the registration form For more information, contact: renapmali@afribonemali.net The RAESS Coordination and …

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RIPESS at the Preparatory Meeting of Habitat III in Mexico, March 9-11 – “Localizing finance for inclusive change”

At the recent HABITAT III preparatory thematic meeting in Mexico City (9-11 March 2016) on “Localizing finance for inclusive change”, Judith Hitchman (Urgenci) represented RIPESS in a roundtable discussion with Yasy Morales of the Rencontres Mont Blanc, Milder Villegas of INAISE and Enrique Ortiz of HIC (Habitat International Coalition). Judith Hitchman spoke of the need for a …

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Legal and political recognition of social solidarity economy (SSE). An overview on SSE public policies and guidelines.

Author: Yvon Poirier, January 2016 Download the paper in pdf Summary This document is a tool for governments, public services, SSE organizations, development organizations, researchers and other people interested in the development of public policies that recognize SSE. For several years, countries have adopted laws, policies, and various other measures in order to promote the …

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RIPESS Asia/ASEC: an SSE Course organised on March 14-18, 2016 at the University of Philippines

RIPESS Asia/Asian Solidarity Economy Council (ASEC) SSE Course “Revitalizing Community Partnership for Sustainable Development” March 14-­18, 2016. Manila, Philippines The SSE Course organised by RIPESS Asia/ASEC provides an opportunity for civil society networks in ASEAN to collaborate with each other in developing solidarity-based community enterprises towards a people-centered ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). The SSE Course …

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EFSSE: European Forum on SSE (Brussels, January 28 – 2016)

In May 2015, the European United Left / Nordic Confederation Group (GUE / NGL) decided to turn its traditional support to the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) into one of its main strategic processes for this legislature (2014-2019).Therefore, the European parliamentary group has set as one of its main goals for 2016 the organisation of the first European Forum of …