Here you will find stories on the International Co-operative Alliance Blueprint themes as well as academic case studies and in-depth stories. Browse the stories to learn more about co-operatives and their unique features.

Co-cylce 2013 Tour

Co-cycle is now accepting applications for the 2013 Tour (deadline extended to April 15th). Join them today! Co-cycle will be traveling from Seattle to Boston from early June to Mid-August. Download the Co-cycle Rider Application here and please submit the application to no later than April 15th.

International Women’s Day 2013

Today is International Women’s Day, a time to celebrate women’s achievements around the world. On March 8th every year the political and social awareness of the struggles of women worldwide are brought out and examined in a hopeful manner. Since the beginning, the democratic and open form of cooperative businesses was particularly appealing and welcoming […]

IYC 2012 comes to a close

With today’s story of the day from Coexphal in Almeria, we close out our 366 stories of the day from the 2012 International Year of Cooperatives. But there’s more to come on! Watch this video to see what we’ve accomplished together this year and leave us your feedback about what you’d like to […]

ICA Asia Pacific regional assembly this week

The 10th ICA-AP Regional Assembly and related meetings will be held in Kobe, Japan from 26th to 30th November 2012. Says ICA-AP President, Mr. Li Chunsheng, “the Regional Assembly deals with the development of cooperatives in the region and detailing of operations of ICA in the region and formulates policies on major issues beneficial and […]

The Traguardidee Prize to Maria Nowak

On November 20th the Associazione delle Donne del Credito Cooperativo (Association of Women in Cooperative Credit) will award the Traguardidee Prize to Maria Nowak, a world renown economist and Microfinance expert and the president of Adie – Association pour le droit à l’initiative économique. Every year the Association awards the prize to someone outside of […]

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