News, stories and statements on cooperatives

  1. News

    Call for expression of interest – Study on mapping SSE in six countries in Asia

    26 February 2021

  2. News

    The UN International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour: Enterprises in Action to Eliminate Child Labour

    26 February 2021

    To mark the occasion of the UN International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour, a booth on “Enterprises in Action to eliminate child labour” was presented during the Global Technical Team Meeting of the Enterprises Department of the ILO on 24 February 2021.

  3. News

    Call for expression of interest – Study on social innovation through SSE in Africa

    25 February 2021

  4. News

    ILO COOP participates in the University of Sussex Future of Work Hub webinars

    25 February 2021

    ILO COOP Unit Manager was interviewed for the second edition of Co-op Women's Voices, a series started by two women leaders from the cooperative movement in the UK.

  5. News

    Second Meeting of the Steering Committee for the Jordan Cooperative Development Strategy is held

    25 February 2021

    On February 18, 2021, the Steering Committee for the Jordan Cooperative Development Strategy held its second meeting to discuss the draft strategy development and way forward.

  6. News

    ILO COOP participates in the launch of the global network of home-based workers, HomeNet International

    24 February 2021

    ILO COOP Unit participated in the launching congress of the global network of home-based workers as an observer and provided a message of solidarity.

  7. News

    ILO COOP Manager interviewed for the second edition of Co-op Women's Voices

    23 February 2021

    ILO COOP Unit Manager was interviewed for the second edition of Co-op Women's Voices, a series started by two women leaders from the cooperative movement in the UK.

  8. News

    StreetNet International organises an orientation session on cooperatives and the informal economy

    22 February 2021

    ILO COOP Unit Manager presented at an orientation session organised by StreetNet International for its regional coordinators on cooperatives’ role in the informal economy

  9. News

    ILO COOP participates in a webinar organized by We Effect and vi Agroforestry on "Our cooperative identity – where is it taking us in the future?”

    19 February 2021

    The webinar organized by We Effect and vi Agroforestry on ”Our cooperative identity – where is it taking us in the future?” took place on third of February bringing staff members from headquarters and regions together.

  10. Our impact, Their voices

    Growing a field of dreams

    10 February 2021

    For the many first-time women farmers in the village of Chettikulam, black gram offers new opportunities. Through its work in the agriculture sector, ILO Sri Lanka’s LEED+ project is working with Coops, government officials, and private sector to create sustainable livelihoods, and empowered communities.