News, stories and statements on cooperatives

  1. News update

    ILO-led National Cooperative Policy of Sri Lanka

    17 September 2019

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) welcomes cabinet approval received for the National Policy on Cooperatives.

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    Syrian, Turkish and Afghan women participate in Gaziantep Gastronomy Festival

    13 September 2019

    Syrian, Turkish and Afghan women of SADA Women’s Cooperative participate in the annual International Gastronomy Festival in Gaziantep, with their dishes and products.

  3. News

    ILO’s message for the 14th National Festival of “Superior Cooperatives” in Iran

    01 September 2019

    ILO Cooperatives Unit Manager sent a video message to the 14th National Festival of “Superior Cooperatives” organized by the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour, and Social Welfare in Tehran, Iran.

  4. News

    ILO COOP eNewsUpdate Issue No 8, August 2019

    31 August 2019

  5. News

    ILO and StreetNet investigate the organizational needs of street and market vendors in Moldova

    30 August 2019

  6. News

    National consultation workshop on Start.Coop in Cambodia

    30 August 2019

    A national consultation workshop on ILO’s Start.Coop training tool was organized with over 64 officials from the government and civil society organizations that support the development of agricultural cooperatives.

  7. News

    SADA Women’s Cooperative Continues Capacity-Building Training

    28 August 2019

  8. News

    Thirty new trainers trained in My.Coop towards developing agricultural cooperatives in southern Haiti

    28 August 2019

    My.Coop – Training on agricultural cooperative management was organized in Haiti within the framework of an ILO project on addressing education and skills gaps for vulnerable youth in the agriculture and fishery sectors.

  9. News

    ILO participates in SEWA Workshop on Development of Grassroots Women’s Cooperatives in Ahmedabad

    26 August 2019

  10. News

    SADA Women’s Cooperative Visits Defne Women’s Cooperative

    26 August 2019