Publications and tools on cooperatives

July 2001

  1. Cooperatives in Asia. From reform to reconstruction

    09 July 2001

    Comprises a collection of 16 papers divided into four parts covering the response of Asian cooperatives to external threats such as globalization and the Asian financial crisis; public policies on cooperative development; the relationships between primary cooperatives and the federal strucure; and cooperative support services.

May 2001

  1. The Role of Cooperatives and other Self-Help Organizations in Crisis Resolution and Socio-Economic Recovery

    01 May 2001

    The ILO is increasingly reinforcing its capacity to respond to the different crisis situations, based on its specialized experience within its core fields of expertise. Since its inception, the ILO has also been the leading international organization involved in the promotion and support of cooperatives. The aim of this study has been to explore ways in which these two fields of experience can be brought together for the benefit of those who suffer the consequences of crises.

January 2001

  1. The Role of Cooperatives and Other Self-Help Organizations in Crisis Resolution and Socio-Economic Recovery

    01 January 2001

April 2000

  1. Managing the cooperative difference

    18 April 2000

    A survey of the application of modern management practices in the cooperative context

October 1995

  1. Social Finance Working Paper #12: Using credit unions as conduits for micro-enterprise lending

    01 October 1995

    Latin American insights

August 1995

  1. Social Finance Working Paper #11: On the theory of credit cooperatives: equity and onlending in a multi-tier system

    01 August 1995

    A concept paper

June 1995

  1. Social Finance Working Paper #10: Expansion of rural financial services

    01 June 1995

    The development of a community-based rural credit union network in the Dominican Republic (1984-1993)

April 1995

  1. Social Finance Working Paper #9: Monitoring guidelines for semi-formal financial institutions active in small enterprise finance

    01 April 1995