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  • Planet Bean Finds Success With New Model
    by Josh Davis on 22 January 2021 at 18 h 35 min

    Planet Bean Finds Success With New Model Josh Davis January 22, 2021, 6:35 pm When Andrew Loveland started working for Planet Bean in Guelph, Ontario, three years ago, he didn’t know much about worker co-ops. But he had a passion for coffee and an interest in ensuring it was Fairtrade Certified. If those were the things that got him to join Planet Bean, however, it was the worker co-op model that convinced him to stay. “I learned that it was a great […]

  • Peasants of the world unite! This 26th of January, light a candle of solidarity for India’s farmers
    by abhilash on 20 January 2021 at 17 h 23 min

    For over 50 days now, India’s peasants and workers have been holding massive protests at the country’s national capital, New Delhi. They continue to agitate at several inter-state borders and district centres, urging their national government to recall three controversial legislation that are deemed to corporatise India’s agricultural landscape. These three legislations if read together,... Read more → The post Peasants of the world unite! This 26th of January, light a […]

  • Replug: Peasants Rights Explained: An illustrated version of the UN Declaration (UNDROP)!
    by abhilash on 20 January 2021 at 6 h 28 min

    (This post was first published on 17 April 2020 and is reproduced again, as some readers requested it.) Today, 17 April 2020, millions of food producers around the world – among them peasants, small and medium-scale farmers, indigenous people, migrant workers, farm labourers, pastoralists, fisherfolk – are commemorating the International Day of Peasants’ Struggle. La... Read more → The post Replug: Peasants Rights Explained: An illustrated version of the UN Declaration […]

  • The municipality of Burgas pioneers energy efficient housing in Bulgaria
    by Socioeco.org on 20 January 2021 at 1 h 19 min

    Transformative Cities - Atlas of UtopiasOrganismes : Transnational Institute (TNI)Mots-clés géographiques : Europe, BulgarieMots-clés thématiques : politiques publiques, Politiques urbaines pour des villes durables et justes, efficacité énergétique, Energies renouvelables et locales, mobilité douceSocioeco.org, site ressources de l’économie sociale et solidaire – Documents

  • Reading Piketty I: A Concise and Comprehensive Summary of Capital and Ideology
    by Socioeco.org on 20 January 2021 at 1 h 19 min

    Auteurs : Walden BelloOrganismes : Focus on the Global SouthMots-clés géographiques : Europe, FranceMots-clés thématiques : crises économiques et financières, nouveau paradigme de transformationSocioeco.org, site ressources de l’économie sociale et solidaire – Documents

  • International Press Conference: Balance of the 2 years of Vale’s crime in Brumadinho – Brazil
    by abhilash on 19 January 2021 at 13 h 01 min

    The press conference will include the participation of the national coordination of the Movement of People Affected by Dams (MAB Brazil), those affected by the colapse of Córrego do Feijão mine dam, in Brumadinho and in the Paraopeba river basin, with the balance of the struggle of the populations affected by dams and the repair process. There will... Read more → The post International Press Conference: Balance of the 2 years of Vale’s crime in Brumadinho […]

  • La Via Campesina opposes the inclusion of Cuba in the U.S. list of State Sponsors of Terrorism
    by abhilash on 18 January 2021 at 9 h 39 min

    STATEMENT: CUBA IS NOT A TERRORIST STATE! (Harare, 15 January 2021) We, La Via Campesina – an international peasant movement made up of 182 organizations in 81 countries with some 200 million members – firmly manifest our rejection of the new aggressions by the U.S. government against the sovereignty of the Cuban people and we... Read more → The post La Via Campesina opposes the inclusion of Cuba in the U.S. list of State Sponsors of Terrorism appeared first on Via Campesina […]

  • Two years on: the UNDROP must be built into the European Green Deal, the Farm to Fork Strategy and the CAP strategic plans
    by abhilash on 13 January 2021 at 4 h 47 min

    Two-years after the adoption of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and other people working in rural areas (UNDROP), considerable work remains to implement and guarantee the rights it sets out – the Green Deal, Farm to Fork Strategy (F2F) and the CAP national strategic plans are the place to start. For European Coordination Via... Read more → The post Two years on: the UNDROP must be built into the European Green Deal, the Farm to Fork Strategy and the CAP […]

  • Book : Statistics of Cooperatives: Concepts, classification, work and economic contribution measurements
    by Socioeco.org on 8 January 2021 at 1 h 18 min

    Auteurs : Marie J. BouchardOrganismes : Organisation International du Travail/ International Labour Organization (BIT/ILO)Mots-clés géographiques : Europe, Asie, Afrique, Amérique du Nord, Amérique latine et Caraïbes, OcéanieMots-clés thématiques : Les coopératives, chiffres de l’ESSSocioeco.org, site ressources de l’économie sociale et solidaire – Documents

  • Stir Magazine : Winter 2021
    by Socioeco.org on 8 January 2021 at 1 h 18 min

    Auteurs : Stir to actionMots-clés géographiques : EuropeMots-clés thématiques : Les coopératives, les communsSocioeco.org, site ressources de l’économie sociale et solidaire – Publications

  • India Farmers’ Protest: Peasants around the world send messages of solidarity and support
    by abhilash on 6 January 2021 at 6 h 54 min

    (This article has been updated on 19 January, with more solidarity statements) Braving harsh weather and an apathetic government, Indian farmers continue to camp at the national capital demanding that the Central Government roll back the three controversial legislation that was brought in late last year. The sixth round of negotiations, held on 04th January... Read more → The post India Farmers’ Protest: Peasants around the world send messages of solidarity and support appeared first […]

  • Introducing ‘The Commoner’
    by Elsie Roderiques on 5 January 2021 at 19 h 30 min

    Can we talk about how we’re doing, as humans? Our world can often feel like a harsh place that puts profit before people and planet; where we are more connected, but further apart than ever before. It can be hard to imagine any alternatives, but there is an abundance of them to explore and people The post Introducing ‘The Commoner’ appeared first on Commons Transition.

  • La Vía Campesina | Colombia Peace Agreement “Ceasefire” Bulletin | III Edition 2020
    by viviana on 22 December 2020 at 20 h 44 min

    Harare, December 22, 2020) We share the III Edition of our Bulletin on the Colombia Peace Process “Ceasefire”, as the central article you will find the LVC Declaration after the fourth anniversary of the signing. In addition, details of the virtual event organized by LVC, along with information on Comprehensive Agrarian Reform and Human Rights.... Read more → The post La Vía Campesina | Colombia Peace Agreement “Ceasefire” Bulletin | III Edition 2020 appeared […]

  • Press Release: CLOC denounces arbitrary arrests of peasant leaders in Colombia
    by abhilash on 18 December 2020 at 14 h 01 min

    Communication of solidarity and public denunciation of arbitrary detention, false accusations and show trials of peasant leaders and members of the National Agricultural Coordination – CNA – a member organization of the CLOC-LVC Colombia 16 December 2020 | Latin American Coordination of Rural Organizations (CLOC – LVC) The intensification of violence and stigmatisation of social... Read more → The post Press Release: CLOC denounces arbitrary arrests of peasant leaders in […]

  • Colombia: A peace agreement that ignores differential approaches
    by abhilash on 18 December 2020 at 8 h 02 min

    Reports from various entities monitoring the peace process agree that the degree of implementation of the whole Agreement is limited to the legislative execution of the commitments, there is little progress in actual delivery of the transformative challenges of the Agreement. The implementation of the chapters on gender and ethnicity, to date, follows the same... Read more → The post Colombia: A peace agreement that ignores differential approaches appeared first on Via Campesina English.

  • Local food production proved resilient in a pandemic year, yet governments fail to guarantee peasants’ rights!
    by Ndabezinhle on 16 December 2020 at 11 h 59 min

    Press Release : Harare, Zimbabwe The 17th of December 2020 marks the second anniversary of the adoption of the UN Declaration on the Rights of the Peasants and Other People working in the Rural Areas (UNDROP). For La Via Campesina, this is a moment to remind governments to urgently implement this critical human rights instrument,... Read more → The post Local food production proved resilient in a pandemic year, yet governments fail to guarantee peasants’ rights! appeared first on Via […]

  • “Mubaderoon”, the open webinar to unlock the potential of social enterprises in Jordan
    by redazione on 15 December 2020 at 11 h 07 min

    On the 15th of December Euricse organized an open webinar, “Unlocking the potential of social enterprises in Jordan” in the framework of the project “Mubaderoon for social changes”, aimed at promoting social enterprises as a high potential driver of socioeconomic inclusion of disadvantaged groups such as young people and women. Euricse is a partner of The post “Mubaderoon”, the open webinar to unlock the potential of social enterprises in Jordan appeared […]

  • Japanese Workers Cooperatives Act is adopted
    by cicopa on 7 December 2020 at 15 h 10 min

    8 December 2020 CICOPA joins JWCU in their celebration as the “Worker Cooperatives Act” has been passed a few days ago.  CICOPA sends its warmest congratulations to Asian member, Japan

  • #SCIS2020: The Digital Summit with European Institutions and former participants
    by cicopa on 4 December 2020 at 9 h 43 min

    4 December 2020 Over the last 5 years, the Social Cooperatives International School (SCIS), organised by CICOPA member Confcooperative Federsolidarietá,

  • Social cooperatives and for-profit enterprises in Trentino, new areas for collaboration
    by redazione on 24 November 2020 at 11 h 04 min

    How can work integration social cooperatives and for-profit enterprises develop a deeper collaboration to further promote the work integration of disadvantaged people? Euricse’s new project focused on production chains and job opportunities will provide cooperatives and local enterprises with guidelines to establish new forms of collaboration. The first fourteen partners took part in the virtual kickoff The post Social cooperatives and for-profit enterprises in Trentino, new areas […]

  • Coop Cinema, “Empowering communities” from Castel Volturno to Warsaw
    by redazione on 19 November 2020 at 13 h 05 min

    Innovation happens on the ground. This is the fil rouge that links the two documentaries filmed by Around the World and screened in the second episode of Coop Cinema on the 18th of November. Ilana Gotz from Euricse opened the webinar, giving the floor to Hanna Persson, training and education officer from Coops4dev. Then Sara The post Coop Cinema, “Empowering communities” from Castel Volturno to Warsaw appeared first on Euricse.

  • Our Work
    by cicopa on 30 October 2020 at 14 h 01 min

    News  Read our latest articles and news. Work Together Work Together is the global newsletter for cooperatives active in industry

  • WE OWN IT!
    by cicopa on 28 October 2020 at 15 h 51 min

    WE OWN IT! was a campaign on youth cooperative entrepreneurship developed by CICOPA from 2016 to 2018. For the past

  • SSE in times of great challenges: a strategy for inclusion and well-being
    by redazione on 27 October 2020 at 14 h 55 min

    On 19th October our Secretary General Gianluca Salvatori took part in the GSEF Global Virtual Forum 2020. The central theme of the Forum was “Great Challenges, Greater Solidarity: Power of Community and SSE as a Path for Transformation”. Salvatori contributed his expertise in the first plenary session “SSE in Times of Great Challenges: A Strategy The post SSE in times of great challenges: a strategy for inclusion and well-being appeared first on Euricse.

  • CICOPA is partner in the second edition of the online course Platform Cooperatives Now!
    by cicopa on 27 October 2020 at 14 h 45 min

    27 October 2020 After a successful conclusion of the first of the ‘Platform Coops Now’ course, hosted by The New School

  • Empowering workers, the first episode of “Coop cinema” was a great success
    by redazione on 8 October 2020 at 14 h 02 min

    On the 7th of October, in the first episode of our "Coop Cinema" webinar series, Euricse experts succeeded in linking the experiences of the Up & Go digital platform for cleaners in New York, with the Cheese Board Collective bakery in Berkeley, highlighting the ways that cooperative enterprises empower workers. The post Empowering workers, the first episode of “Coop cinema” was a great success appeared first on Euricse.

  • Mondragon Corporation is ranked 11th in list of enterprises that are changing the world
    by cicopa on 2 October 2020 at 8 h 58 min

    2 October 2020 The worker cooperatives’ group Mondragon Corporation was listed as number 11 as one of the enterprises that are changing the world, according to

  • Coop cinema, a trip around the world
    by redazione on 22 September 2020 at 10 h 10 min

    A trip around the world in three webinars recounting the cooperative economy through the work of Around the World.coop and commentary from Euricse. "Coop cinema" is a series of online events from October to December featuring screenings of a selection of documentaries produced by Sara Vicari and Andrea Mancori, each followed by reflections from our researchers on the key themes, such as cooperative models, governance, the future of work, and local development. The post Coop cinema, a trip […]

  • ILO sits down with director of CICOPA member JWCU
    by cicopa on 15 September 2020 at 9 h 55 min

    15 September 2020 In celebration of their 100 years, the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) Cooperative Unit has organized a series

  • Euricse joined the Spatial Productivity Lab at the OECD
    by redazione on 31 August 2020 at 12 h 02 min

    Euricse joined the Spatial Productivity Lab at the OECD Trento Centre together with an international network of other leading research institutions such as the University of Trento, the Bank of Italy, Sheffield University and Ohio State University. Euricse will focus on the field of social economy and its role in enhancing local productivity. As a The post Euricse joined the Spatial Productivity Lab at the OECD appeared first on Euricse.