Previous events

30th March 2020


We Effect launches a global campaign on Twitter and Facebook to highlight how people’s lives are affected and how they manage the corona crisis. #Coronavoices wants to show how the infection and its effects affect the world's most vulnerable.

27th April 2020

On 27 April 2020, the ILO will hold the second in a series of webinars as part of the Centenary of its Cooperatives Unit. This webinar will focus on advancing gender equality in and through cooperatives. The speakers will share their experiences and research findings as to why women join or establish cooperatives and how they fare in cooperatives as founders, leaders, members, and workers.

23rd March 2020

The webinar brought together five speakers and over 100 participants from 50 countries to reflect on the historical role of the ILO on cooperative development and explore future role of cooperatives and the wider social and solidarity economy enterprises in responding to the current challenges in th

15th November 2017

On the 15th of November, the #coops4dev team will host the open session "Building partnerships for the future we want" in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, whithin the framework of the International Co-operative Alliance's General Assembly and Global Conference. 

14th November 2017
Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

On the 15th of November, the #coops4dev team will host the  first  meeting  of  the International Co-operative Development Platform, a  direct  follow-up  of the  Development  Platform  Launch in October  2016  at  the  International  Summit  of  Co-operatives  in Quebec.

5th April 2017
Manchester United Kingdom

Following a successful conference in April 2016, applications are now open for submission of abstracts for the third annual Co-operative College Education Conference which will again be held at Manchester Metropolitan University.

The theme of the conference is Learning for Co-operative Transformations with a focus on: 

16th January 2017

Do you know someone who has successfully defended human rights? Someone who deserves an award for fighting poverty?

20th October 2016

This year, Federsolidarieta is launching the edition 2016 of the Social Cooperatives International School. The School will focus on local development, partnership between social cooperatives and conventional enterprises (profit / non-profit) and financial instruments for the development of social cooperatives.

5th September 2016
Brussels Belgium

Cooperatives Europe Development  Platform (CEDP) members will meet in Brussels on the 5th & 6th of September 2016. During the 2-days meeting, the cooperative development representatives will have the opportunity to exchange and coordinate their upcoming activities to be undertaken within the ICA-EU partnership.

15th June 2016

CEDP will actively participate to the European Development Days 2016 (EDDs 2016) with a stand introducing the visitors to the cooperative model in international development.




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