Events on cooperatives

February 2017

  1. Strengthening agricultural cooperatives in Viet Nam

    13 - 17 February 2017

    My.Coop – Managing your agricultural cooperative” training took place in Hanoi, Viet Nam in February 2017 after the translation and adaptation of My.Coop to the Vietnamese context.

December 2016

  1. Step forward for waste pickers in Turkey

    20 - 21 December 2016

    A workshop “Understanding the Role of Waste Pickers and their Cooperatives in Waste Management and Recycling”, organized by the ILO and the Ministry of Customs and Trade was held in Ankara, Turkey, on 20-21 December.

November 2016

  1. The 7th Edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy

    21 - 25 November 2016

  2. Cooperatives advancing youth employment for sustainable development

    16 - 17 November 2016

  3. Formalizing informal employment of domestic workers through cooperatives in Trinidad & Tobago

    11 - 12 November 2016

  4. Enhancing entrepreneurship skills in Cambodian cooperatives

    2 - 3 November 2016

    Farmer cooperatives in Cambodia are increasingly recognized as robust organizations which serve to develop agricultural value chains, improve agri-business marketing, address farmer’s concerns and engage in national policy dialogues.

October 2016

  1. Cooperatives promoting inclusive rural-urban linkages – COPAC side event, Committee on World Food Security

    21 October 2016

July 2016

  1. ILO workshop highlights importance of cooperatives in creation of decent jobs for waste pickers

    30 July 2016

  2. ILO workshop highlights importance of cooperatives in creation of decent jobs for waste pickers

    29 July 2016

  3. 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.