Events on cooperatives and wider SSE

July 2016

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

    29 July 2016

  2. 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.

  3. © Lakshman Nadaraja/World Bank 2022

    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.

May 2016

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

    23 May 2016

  2. My.Coop training package rolled out in Mongolia

    9 - 13 May 2016

  3. Cooperative Cera Group visits ILO COOP

    4 May 2016

April 2016

  1. My.Financial.Coop: Training programme for apex organizations of financial cooperatives

    12 - 13 April 2016

November 2015

  1. Co-operatives and the World of Work Research Conference

    9 - 10 November 2015

March 2015

  1. Side Event at the Committee on the Status of Women on Cooperatives, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment

    10 March 2015

    ILO and ICA organized a side event at the Committee on the Status of Women on Cooperatives, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment, in New York on March 10, 2015. An article on the event, "Women Power Co-operatives", by Simel Esim of the ILO and Hanan El-Youssef of the ICA, is available at the ICA website at http://monitor.coop/en/media/news/women-power-co-operatives

December 2014

  1. Cooperating Out of Isolation: The Case of Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon, Jordan and Kuwait

    14 - 15 December 2014

    Representatives from governments, worker’s organisations, informal domestic worker networks, and national and international experts on workers’ self-organisation gather in Amman to discuss and explore potential organizing services for domestic workers including cooperatives in Arab States.