See the amazing things youth around the world are achieving through cooperation in this week’s Stories.coop stories. We’ll meet students innovating in a high school in Lesotho, Argentinian youth using the power of communication, farmers in Uganda, and we’ll see what Sicilian social cooperatives are doing with a villa confiscated from the Mafia. And let’s […]
July 7th, 2012 marks the 90th ICA International Co-operative Day and 18th UN International Day of Co-operatives. “The International Year of Co-operatives is the time to tell the co-operative story to a wider audience. It is not only a story of past success, of individuals coming together during difficult economic times to leverage their resources, […]
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During the whole of week commencing Saturday, June 9, Stories.coop stories of the day will all feature insurance cooperatives. The majority of the stories feature International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) members including: Tajy (Paraguay), SSVMN (Costa Rica), P&V (Belgium) and The Co-operators (Canada) amongst others. Here is an introduction to just one of […]
Everyone who cares about co-operatives and ethical business is being urged to get their thumbs at the ready for Co-operate, the UKs first mobile app to make it easy to find co-operatives and read stories from Stories.coop. Amid all the bad news, there is a grassroots ethical economy growing up around you. There are now […]
Co-operatives Fortnight is the co-operative sectors national campaign, bringing together co-operatives up and down the country to highlight how co-operatives share their profits, give people an equal say and help build a better world. Co-operatives Fortnight 2012 is a peak of activity in the International Year of Co-operatives. It runs from 23 June to 7 […]
Tomorrow is the big kick-off for Co-cycle 2012’s youth-led bike tour across the United States to learn about and promote co-operatives. Read more in the attached press release (pressreleaseco-cycle.doc) and stay tuned for tomorrow’s story of the day from To The Moon, a documentary following their journey.
Search stories by their location by clicking on the map on the Stories.coop homepage in the right-hand column. Take a look to find co-op stories from all around the world.
Stories.coop has reached over 40,000 visits from almost 30,000 unique visitors! And these visitors to the website really are global – there has been at least 1 visitor from almost every country in the world as can be seen in the map. And our Stories of the Day have featured 55 countries so far from […]
The week of May 7th will feature cooperatives using organic production. Stay tuned! This week is Eastern Europe week and soon to come: media and communications, fisheries, Latin Amerincan coops, artisans, and more!