Study: Partnership Opportunities between Cooperatives and the EU
“Building Strong Development Cooperation - Partnership Opportunities between Cooperatives and the EU” study intends to strengthen the collaboration between cooperatives and EU institutions. It showcases development activities undertaken by...
Report: Building People-Centred Enterprises in Latin America
“ Building People-Centred Enterprises in Latin America and the Caribbean – Cooperative Case Studies ” document showcases 20 best practices, from renewable energy to quinoa cultivation, from handicraft to credit unions. It highlights the ability of...
Report: Building Inclusive Enterprises in Africa
“ Building Inclusive Enterprises in Africa - Cooperative Case Studies ” document showcases 21 best practices from diverse African cooperatives and how they have an impact on the development of this continent. In particular they highlight the ability...
Power of Cooperation – Cooperatives Europe Key Figures 2015
‘ The Power of Cooperation – Cooperatives Europe Key Figures 2015 ’ gathers statistics collected during a 18-month long research project with members, combining the efforts and contributions of 40 national and sectoral experts from 34 European...
Study: Collaborative economy - an opportunity for cooperatives
“Cooperative Platforms in a European Landscape: An Exploratory Study” by Cooperatives Europe, in collaboration with LAMA Development and Cooperation Agency is the first known European exploratory study of its kind that provides an overview of...
Cooperatives Europe has released TransfertoCOOPS flyers in the framework of the project. The flyers provide information regarding business transfers into worker-owned cooperatives in Europe. With over 450,000 SMEs transferred each year in the EU,...
Beyond borders: #CoopYouth for a stronger global movement
"Beyond borders: #CoopYouth for a stronger global movement" was released during the International Cooperative Summit 2016 in Quebec. Gathering contributions from 70 young cooperators, the document presents the existing youth networks from the four...
Video: The collaborative economy, what is it?
The video titled “The collaborative economy, what is it?” was released by Cooperatives Europe and Possum Interactive , a creative digital cooperative agency. T he short animation underlines the potential of cooperatives for the future of...
Good practices in international cooperative development
“Good practices in international cooperative development: Why creating a knowledge sharing culture is key for international cooperative development work” publication aims to foster a better understanding of the methods and approaches used by the...
Care cooperative foundation guide
Cooperatives Europe, together with the iCareCoops project consortium released a new “Foundation Guide” – a guidebook to support the creation of innovative older people’s care cooperatives. T he guidebook supports new and future entrepreneurs in...