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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 …

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RIPESS at the International conference launched by UNTFSSE on the role of SSE in the implementation of the SDGs

From June 24th to 26th, RIPESS will be in Geneva (Switzerland) to attend this important international conference where the results and the role of the Social Solidarity Economy (SSE) in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDS) will be discussed. Don’t miss all the details on the conference’s objectives and RIPESS’ participation.

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Finding local solutions in localising SDGs

ASEC – RIPESS Asia was present at the International Conference on SDGs localisation held from 22 to 24 February 2019 in South Korea. At this event, Professor Denison Jayasooria presented some reflections from a malaysian case study among flat dwellers that highlights the important role of SSE in the localization of SDGs.

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Launching of the confluence process towards the Barcelona 2020 WSF of Transformative Economies

The first world meeting to prepare the confluence will take place in Barcelona on 5, 6 and 7 April 2019 Written by Laie Vidiella Hernàndez. Communications WSFTE. The World Social Forum of Transformative Economies is a process of confluence of the different movements of alternative economies that exist in different parts of the world, both locally and internationally, …

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Strengthening Social Solidarity Economy Movements (SSEM) in Asian region

Written by Prof Datuk Dr Denison Jayasooria, member of RIPESS Board and ASEC Chair  Asian Solidarity Economy Council (ASEC) members from Philippines, Malaysian, Indonesia and Thailand met in Singapore from November 2 to 4, 2018. The occasion was also too participated in the ASEAN People Forum where ASEC hosted a workshop on “Transformative economic movements at …