Beyond borders: #CoopYouth for a stronger global movement

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"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?

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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

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“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

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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...

Vision paper: A cooperative vision for the collaborative economy

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An answer to the communication of the European Commission “A European Agenda for the Collaborative Economy”, the vision paper analyses the current climate, elaborates on prospects and barriers and proposes a new definition for collaborative economy...

A cooperative vision for the collaborative economy

Vision paper released

Vision paper released: A cooperative vision for the collaborative economy

Monday, 6 November 2017 - 6pm
Today, Cooperatives Europe released its vision paper titled ‘A cooperative vision for the collaborative economy.’ The publication was presented at the conference by the same name at the European Parliament, hosted by MEP Nicola Danti (Rapporteur on...

Cooperatives and Innovation – Building the Future of Care in Europe

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 5pm
R egister here Registrations for day 1 are closed. Please contact us if you want to be on waiting list. A few seats are remaining for day 2. Over the next 40 years the proportion of the population above the age of 65 in the European Union will...

Event | A cooperative vision for the collaborative economy - European Parliament

Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 12pm
Nicola Danti, Member of the European Parliament and EP Rapporteur on the Collaborative economy, together with Cooperatives Europe will host the event titled "A cooperative vision for the collaborative economy" on 7th of November at the European...

CoopStarter 2.0 The current generation of young people is faced with a double challenge: socially motivated youth are met with mass unemployment, precarious jobs and lack of inclusion on the job market. Cooperatives are convinced that they are the...