Position on COVID-19 crisis response and looking forward
Cooperatives Europe welcomed the measures taken by the European Commission at the political level through the coordinating response team. This position paper gives an overview of the cooperative needs and response regarding the COVID19 virus as well...
A new SME strategy: For an inclusive SME strategy at EU level
On 10th of March, the European Commission published its new Industrial Strategy package which aims “to help Europe's industry lead the twin transitions towards climate neutrality and digital leadership.” Cooperatives Europe welcomes the new EU...
Stocktaking of the Commission's 'Better Regulation' approach: Cooperatives Europe’ views
Cooperatives Europe's position of European Comimssion's public consultation on the stocktaking of its ‘Better Regulation’ approach , which aims to assess how well the various better regulation tools used by the Commission work in practice and...
Position on a statute for social and solidarity-based enterprises
Cooperatives Europe's position on the European Parliament’s own-initiative report on a Statute for Social and Solidarity-based Enterprises (of July 5th 2018).
Cooperatives Europe’s remarks on the interim evaluation of COSME programme
Cooperatives Europe’s remarks on the interim evaluation of the Programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and SMEs (COSME) (2014 - 2020)
Joint letter to President Juncker on the Small Business Act
Cooperatives Europe, together with Business Europe, European Small Business Alliance, Eurochambers, Eurocommerce, European Familiy Business and UEAPME have addressed a letter to Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission calling on...
Reaction to the Energy Union Package of the EU Commission of 25/03/2015
Cooperatives Europe, RESCoop.Eu, Enercoop, The Co-operative Energy, SomEnergia, ICLEI, Climate Alliance, Friends of the Earth Europe and Client Earth published a joint reaction to the EU Commission’s Communication on Energy Union Package released on...
Contribution to the consultation on the Small Business Act (SBA) 2015-2020
Cooperatives Europe's contribution to the public consultation on the review of the Small Businss Act review by the European Commission.
Stakeholders consultation guidelines and impact assessment guidelines
Cooperatives Europe's contribution to the consultation on stakeholders guidelines and impact assessment guidelines.
Contribution to the public consultation on the Europe 2020 strategy
The Europe 2020 strategy was launched in March 2010 as the EU's strategy for promoting smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. It aims to achieve a knowledge-based, competitive European economy while preserving the EU's social market economy model...
Cooperatives call on the EU Council to be more ambitious on energy targets. Energy policy briefing. October 2014
Cooperatives Europe's energy policy briefing in preparation for the EU Council - October 2014
Contribution to the consultation on ‘Unlocking the potential of the social economy for EU growth’ organised in preparation of the EU Conference on Social economy. 15 September 2014
The Italian Presidency of the EU has organised an open public consultation, in preparation of the EU conference Unlocking the potential of the social economy for EU growth", which will be held in Rome on 17-18 November 2014. You can download here...