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The First Continental North American Social Solidarity Economy Forum (Nasse), April 8-10, Detroit, US

RIPESS-NA (Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of the Social Solidarity Economy-N. America) initiated the process of organizing this forum. RIPESS-NA members include the following national networks: the U.S. Solidarity Economy Network (SEN), the Canadian Community Economic Development Network (CCEDNET) and the Chantier de l’économie Sociale in Quebec. See the presentation of the Forum (in English). …

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RIPESS Has A New Executive Secretary

Laure Jongejans, European Citizen (French-Dutch, with Spanish origin) has an international career of 15 years, including 10 years spent with conviction in the field of Social Solidarity Economy (SSE) in Europe, Latin America (andean region), in West and Central Africa and Maghreb. She oriented her career towards this way of “doing economy” for the first …

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For A Visual Cartography Of SSE Public Policies And Territories – Ripess Europe Wants To Promote The Mapping Initiative Globaly

The role of Public Policies for Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) suffers a visibility challenge. However these policies can be crucial to bring out collective initiatives involving citizens. We wish to enhance Public Policies for the ESS through case studies and a mapping compilation, to resume the policies that contribute to create territorial ecosystems in …

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RAESS Africa – 3 Subregional SSE Seminars

As part of the project to support the structuring of RAESS funded by the Geneva’s Federation of Cooperation, in collaboration with the Pan African Institute for Development (IPD) and the IRED association, Innovations and Networks for Development, for the period from the 1st of November 2015 to the 31st of October 2016, three regional seminars …

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Public Spaces and Right to the City: Barcelona paves the way towards Habitat III

RIPESS/Urgenci participation in the Right to the City Platform meeting and Habitat lll Consultation on Public Spaces in Barcelona 2-5th April 2016 At the Mexico City Habitat lll meeting, a session was dedicated to Social and Solidarity Economy in which RIPESS participated. This also helped us to move forward in various discussions. RIPESS, as a …