Events on cooperatives

  1. South-South and Triangular Cooperation Academy, 2016

    11 - 15 July 2016

    A joint initiative of the ILO and its International Training Centre, supported by UN agencies and partners, the SSTC Academy, an interregional learning and networking event gathered policymakers, promoters, practitioners and researchers from all around the world. It served as a forum for the formulation of high-level strategic initiatives and political advocacy on SSTC in support to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and decent work in particular.

  2. © Lakshman Nadaraja/World Bank 2017

    Gender and Climate Change Financing - Why does it matter for Employment, Women's Empowerment and Social Equity Prospects?

    5 July 2016

    This event is organized within the framework of ILO's Green Centenary Initiative and Women at Work Centenary Initiative.

  3. Co-operatives and the World of Work Research Conference

    9 - 10 November 2015

  4. Side Event at the Committee on the Status of Women on Cooperatives, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment

    10 March 2015

    ILO and ICA organized a side event at the Committee on the Status of Women on Cooperatives, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment, in New York on March 10, 2015. An article on the event, "Women Power Co-operatives", by Simel Esim of the ILO and Hanan El-Youssef of the ICA, is available at the ICA website at http://monitor.coop/en/media/news/women-power-co-operatives

  5. 2014 International Summit of Cooperatives

    6 - 9 October 2014

    The International Summit of Cooperatives is a biennial gathering where leaders of cooperative and mutualist enterprises get together to discuss their concerns about the current and future business challenges they all share.

  6. Cooperatives and Sustainable Development: Challenges for the Post-2015

    25 September 2014

    The Belgian organization "CoopBuro" organizes a lunchtime conference on cooperatives and sustainable development. Simel Esim, Head of the ILO Cooperatives Unit, will discuss the key roles cooperatives could play in the post-2015 global development agenda.

  7. FES/ILO/DGRV International Symposium on Cooperatives and the Sustainable Development Goals: Focus on Africa

    2 September 2014

  8. ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy: towards inclusive and sustainable development: Brochure (English, Portuguese and Spanish)

    28 July - 1 August 2014

    The fourth edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy will be held in Campinas, Brazil, 28 July – 1 August 2014

  9. Trade unions and worker cooperatives: Where are we at?

    9 May 2013

  10. Managing your Agricultural Cooperative - My.Coop. First official online Training of Trainers course

    14 May - 6 July 2012

    This on-line training will give you additional pedagogical guidelines and advice on how to structure and how to facilitate the My.Coop contents from the general My.Coop training package. After successful completion of this course you will be trained on how to use the My.Coop training package in your own context.