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A great day for the social economy in Quebec, Canada!


Final adoption of the Act on the Social Economy in the National Assembly Montreal , October 10, 2013 – The National Assembly today unanimously adopted the draft law on the social economy. Less than a year after Québec prime minister Pauline Marois announced in her inauguration speech her intention to submit this bill to parliament,… Read more »

General summary of preparatory discussions – Theme no. 2: “SSE Initiatives in Territories”


For the 5th International Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy – Manila 2013: Here : Programme extract This group will be focused on the ways that existing SSE initiatives undertake their economic activities and their integration in economic networks and supply chains. In this Theme, territoriality and sustainable development is a key aspect that should… Read more »

UN Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy Established

3/10/2013 - Source: UNRISD | News & Views | English

Author(s): Jenifer Freedman The founding meeting of the UN Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy took place on 30 September 2013 in Geneva. This is a new inter-agency partnership that aims to assist countries, mobilize political will and enhance momentum towards mainstreaming the issue of SSE in international and national policy frameworks. The… Read more »

United Nations event brings together 1000 representatives of civil society, governments, and the UN to discuss the regional recommendations to the post 2015 Global Development Agenda


Source: United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS) – Over 1,000 representatives from civil society, governments and the United Nations gathered on 22 September at UN Headquarters in New York for an open dialogue on critical regional issues and policy recommendations looking forward to the next global development agenda. “Advancing Regional Recommendations on the Post-2015… Read more »

RIPESS intervention in the UN: Dialogue about the post-2015 Development Agenda


On September 22, the United Nations Non Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS) organized a dialogue with Civil Society Networks and Social Movements, with an evaluation about the actual High Reports on the post-2015 Millenium Development Goals. The document and outcome of this UN Session will be officially delivered to all UN Member States in the Special… Read more »

Manila 2013: Phase 3 of the web forum about SSE in the territories is open from 9 to 21 September


The SSE is developing which actions/innovations that contribute to territorial development?How should more progress be made? Phase 3 of the web forum is open from 9 to 21 September Results: 29 contributions in total: 7 contributions in 3 languages 4 contributions in French and English 8 contributions in French only 5 contributions in English only… Read more »

Video Manila 2013: 5th International Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy


Invitation to the 5th International Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy, to be held in Manila on October 15-18, 2013. More information at Cast: Ripess and Aicó Culturas

Graphic materials for the 5th International Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy in Manila, Oct. 2013


The graphic materials for the promotion of the 5th International Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy in Manila on October 2013 are now available! We ask you please to use them to promote the event, either via web or by printing posters and leaflets. The materials include: Leaflet in the 3 languages (with the Program) Poster… Read more »