Cooperatives Europe is set to elect a new President and Board of Directors on 27th of April in Malta at the Cooperatives Europe General Assembly 2017.
The election comes at a time when Europe finds itself in a particularly turbulent moment in history. As a forward looking organisation Cooperatives Europe seeks to provide answers to current societal problems by strengthening the cooperative movement when it is needed more than ever before. A strong and dedicated governance is vital for this goal.
Thu, 27/04/2017 - 8:30am to Fri, 28/04/2017 - 3:30pm
The next meeting and General Assembly of the Young European Cooperators Network will take place on 27th and 28th of April in Malta. The event will be held during the General Assembly of Cooperatives Europe. The first day will see a thematic debate, presentation of the annual report and outlining the priorities for 2017 as well as a working meeting on several topics. On the second day, the youth Network, together with members of Cooperatives Europe, will participate to a workshop during the General Assembly of Cooperatives Europe on the topic of youth and education.
With the current generation of young Europeans facing the same issues of unemployment and social exclusion across the whole continent, the newly established Cooperatives Europe Youth Network looks to the cooperative model to seek solutions for the challenges of today’s youth.
On 20 and 21 May, Cooperatives Europe and its Network of Young Cooperators held two workshops in the framework of the European Youth Event 2016 (EYE2016), organised by the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France.
The European Network of Young Cooperators is meeting for the third time. The event will take place on 18th and 19th April in Brussels, right before the General Assembly of Cooperatives Europe. The first day will be dedicated to statutory business, where the network will be incorporated in a formal organisation. On the second day working groups will meet to continue building the future of the network and raising its impact.
The activities of Cooperatives Europe Young Co-operators Network have started. The next meeting of the network will take place in Bologna and Milan on September 22-23 within the framework of Expo Milan. The Emilia Romagna Region in partnership with Alleanza delle Cooperative Italiane, Generazioni Legacoop Emilia-Romagna and OOP!