Events on cooperatives

  1. Step forward for waste pickers in Turkey

    20 - 21 December 2016

    A workshop “Understanding the Role of Waste Pickers and their Cooperatives in Waste Management and Recycling”, organized by the ILO and the Ministry of Customs and Trade was held in Ankara, Turkey, on 20-21 December.

  2. The 7th Edition of the ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy

    21 - 25 November 2016

  3. Formalizing informal employment of domestic workers through cooperatives in Trinidad & Tobago

    11 - 12 November 2016

  4. Enhancing entrepreneurship skills in Cambodian cooperatives

    2 - 3 November 2016

    Farmer cooperatives in Cambodia are increasingly recognized as robust organizations which serve to develop agricultural value chains, improve agri-business marketing, address farmer’s concerns and engage in national policy dialogues.

  5. Cooperatives promoting inclusive rural-urban linkages – COPAC side event, Committee on World Food Security

    21 October 2016

  6. ILO workshop highlights importance of cooperatives in creation of decent jobs for waste pickers

    29 July 2016

  7. South-South and Triangular Cooperation Academy, 2016

    11 - 15 July 2016

    A joint initiative of the ILO and its International Training Centre, supported by UN agencies and partners, the SSTC Academy, an interregional learning and networking event gathered policymakers, promoters, practitioners and researchers from all around the world. It served as a forum for the formulation of high-level strategic initiatives and political advocacy on SSTC in support to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and decent work in particular.

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    Gender and Climate Change Financing - Why does it matter for Employment, Women's Empowerment and Social Equity Prospects?

    5 July 2016

    This event is organized within the framework of ILO's Green Centenary Initiative and Women at Work Centenary Initiative.

  9. A First Step Toward Strengthening Domestic Workers’ Cooperatives in Trinidad and Tobago

    23 May 2016

  10. My.Coop training package rolled out in Mongolia

    9 - 13 May 2016