This week, from 27 February to 2 March, the VII Latin American and Caribbean Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy (ELACESS VII) will be held.

Thanks to the organizers of the event RIPESS LAC, REDESS and the University of Costa Rica, you can follow several sessions live from here.

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Live streaming

The times indicated are in Costa Rican local time CST (UTC -6h). All sessions will be in Spanish.

Wednesday 27 February


09:00 – 09:45 am
Opening session

11:30 – 12:15 am
Factors that determine the senility of global capitalism and favor the emergence of a new society based on the SSE.

12:15 – 1:00 pm
Crisis of senility and the dispute over control of common and public goods between workers and capitalists.

2:00 – 2:45 pm
The robotization or automation of work, the displacement of workers and their role as the subject of capitalism’s transformation.

Thursday 28 February


08:45 – 09:30am
The crypto-currencies and social currencies, as potentials for the SSE and response to the liberation of the economies and the strengthening of the sovereignty of the territories and peoples of LAC.

11:30 – 12:15 am
Contributions of the feminist economy in the construction of the SSE as transforming proposals.

03:00 – 03:50
Contributions of the ecological economy to the construction of the SSE as transformative proposals.

Friday 1 March


11:30 – 12:30 am
Simultaneous Food Sovereignty and Self-Management Panels

More information

The VII Meeting of SSE of Latin America and the Caribbean is held this week in Costa Rica

RIPESS LAC webpage