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CSA Beyond Borders: The 7th International CSA Symposium in Thessaloniki, Greece

Written by Elizabeth Henderson, honorary president of Urgenci At regular intervals during the 7th International CSA Symposium, Jocelyn Parot, director of Urgenci, asked the people assembled together – “Is there hope after Thessaloniki?” And the crowd roared back – “yes!” Farmers, food activists and researchers from 40 countries gathered for four intense days in the City …

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The SSE in The New Urban Agenda! – Habitat III Quito, 17 – 20 October 2016

The third United Nations Conference on housing and sustainable urban development (HABITAT III) took place in Quito, Ecuador, between the 17th and 20th of October, 2016, and welcomed more than 30 000 participants. Several members of RIPESS LAC were present, and carried our collective message forward in various side events. Solidarity economy is highly relevant …

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Call for sign-ons – Declaration of the Social Solidarity Economy Movement in Defense of Democracy in Brazil

We present the following declaration of support and solidarity with the Brazilian society and solidarity economy, which live crucial moments in defense of democracy and transformations achieved by the social movement in recent years. We ask organizations of the social solidarity economy on all continents to support this Declaration and to disseminate information about 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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