The global E-magazine on cooperatives in industry and services
The Data Commons gathers information and creates tools that make it easy for members to access each others' data, and broadcast information to the public. What this means for worker cooperatives and developers in Canada is easy access to information that has been absent in the past - the ability to know just who and where other cooperatives are.
Economic difficulties have been one of the main factors of migration in Latin America. Paraguay has been no exception, and much of its population is now outside the country, with a major presence in some countries, mainly Argentina.
Italy's Prime Minister-designate Matteo Renzi, announced the line-up of his cabinet on 21 February. Giuliano Poletti, former head of the cooperative association Legacoop, has been appointed as minister of Labour and Welfare.
The organisers of the 2014 International Summit of Cooperatives have entrusted CICOPA to draft a new study on cooperatives and employment presenting the current state of employment in cooperatives around the world, through both quantitative and qualitative analysis, framed in the bigger picture of the situation and challenges of employment around the world.
International Organisation of Industrial, Artisanal and
Service Producers' Cooperatives
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