News, stories and statements on cooperatives

  1. News

    ILO COOP NewsUpdate, Issue No. 6

    20 December 2016

  2. Interview

    Cooperatives, resilience to crises

    12 December 2016

    The Greek Magazine Efsyn interviewed ILO specialist on Cooperative, Simel Esim, on the role of cooperatives and other social and solidarity economy enterprises in crisis response including with regard to refugees.

  3. Spotlight Interviews with Cooperators

    Cooperative housing for refugees in Greece

    09 December 2016

    “Spotlight Interviews with Cooperators" is a series of interviews with cooperative leaders from around the world with whom ILO officials have crossed paths during the course of their work with cooperatives. For this issue, ILO interviewed Ms Polina Gkioka, Vice President of Wind of Renewal, a social cooperative in Greece. She joined the cooperative in October 2014 as one of the founding members.

  4. Spotlight Interviews with Cooperators

    Association of Individual and Organized Recovery in Local Economic Markets

    08 December 2016

    “Spotlight Interviews with Cooperators” is a series of interviews with cooperative leaders from around the world with whom ILO officials have crossed paths during the course of their work with cooperatives. For this issue, ILO interviewed Mr Samuel Le Coeur, a founder and the President of AMELIOR in France since 2012. AMELIOR’s case was presented at a seminar “The Potential of Cooperatives & the Role of Waste Pickers in the Recycling Sector” held in Turkey in December 2016.

  5. News

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

    06 December 2016

  6. News

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

    01 December 2016

  7. News

    The 7th ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy - Interactive Space

    21 November 2016

  8. News

    Cooperatives advancing youth employment for sustainable development

    18 November 2016

  9. News

    ILO COOP NewsUpdate, Issue No. 5

    17 November 2016

  10. News

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

    14 November 2016