News, stories and statements on cooperatives

  1. News

    The UNTFSSE virtual event on “Why does SSE matter for the Agenda 2030 and the recovery post COVID-19?” was held on 21st October 2020

    23 October 2020

  2. News

    ILO COOP participates in the ICA Africa Regional Conference on 'Fostering Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area through Cooperatives’

    16 October 2020

    ILO COOP participated in the ICA Africa Regional Conference on 'Fostering Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) through Cooperatives' that was held online on the 15th October, 2020 along with government officials, cooperative leaders, partners and other stakeholders.

  3. News

    The UN Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE) held its 32nd regular meeting

    16 October 2020

    The meeting brought together 40 participants including representatives of the six member, eleven observer organizations and three resource persons.

  4. News

    ILO COOP provides a special message for the Coop Impact 2020 Conference

    08 October 2020

  5. News

    UNTFSSE participates in the launching of the MedTOWN conference

    07 October 2020

  6. ILO COOP 100 Interview

    ILO COOP 100 Interview with Rebecca Harvey, Executive Editor of Co-operative News

    06 October 2020

    Established in March 1920, the ILO’s Cooperatives Unit marks its Centenary in 2020. On this occasion, the ILO COOP 100 Interview series features past and present ILO colleagues and key partners who were closely engaged in the ILO's work on cooperatives and the wider social and solidarity economy (SSE). The interviews reflect on their experience and contributions in the past and shares their thoughts on the future of cooperatives and the SSE in a changing world of work.

  7. News

    UNTFSSE participates in the closing session of the first edition of the Digital Mont Blanc Meetings

    05 October 2020

  8. News

    ILO COOP eNewsUpdate Issue No. 9, September 2020

    30 September 2020

  9. News

    ILO COOP participates in two sessions during a labour week organized by OSF for staff and a group of philanthropic donors

    28 September 2020

    The two sessions during the labour week at OSF focused on organizing essential workers during COVID-19 pandemic and how worker ownership is tackling inequality.

  10. News

    The UN Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy has a new website

    25 September 2020

    The new UN Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE) was designed to be an accessible, interactive, and multilingual space that gives visibility to all initiatives carried out by the Task Force, its members and observers.