Events on Social and Solidarity Economy

  1. ILO COOP 100 Webinar II - Advancing gender equality through cooperatives

    On 27 April 2020, 13:30-15:00hrs the ILO will hold the second in a series of webinars as part of the Centenary of its Cooperatives Unit.

  2. ILO COOP 100 Symposium

    To celebrate the 100th anniversary of its Cooperatives Unit (COOP), the ILO brought together policy makers, researchers and practitioners working with cooperatives and the wider social and solidarity economy (SSE) for a two-day international symposium.

  3. ILO COOP Centenary Launch Webinar

    A webinar to launch the 100th Anniversary of the ILO's Cooperatives Unit will be held on the actual date when the decision to establish the Section of Co-operation was adopted during the third session of the ILO's Governing Body in 1920.

  4. The SSE Momentum: Finance for Inclusion and the Future of Work

    This international conference will be organized by the ILO in Trento, Italy from 18 to 20 November 2019 to present the findings from two international research projects on the role of the social and solidarity economy (SSE) and social finance in shaping a future of work. The two projects are funded by the Government of France and the Government of Luxembourg.

  5. The 11th Edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE)

  6. The ILO SSE Academy in Spain highlights the potential of the SSE in shaping the future of work for all

    The 11th edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) “The Social Economy in the Future of Work”was held in Madrid, Spain from 14 to 18 October 2019 . It brought together over 350 participants from 40 countries, from governments (national, regional and local levels), business and workers’ organizations, international organizations, academics and SSE enterprises and organizations who exchanged experiences, best practices and challenges in promoting decent work and sustainable development through SSE.

  7. Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? International Conference

  8. ILO and International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) Joint Conference on Cooperatives and the Future of Work

  9. The 10th Edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy – A human-centred agenda for the future of work

  10. The 9th Edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy