Social and Solidarity Economy responses to COVID-19

April 15, 2020

RIPESS – COVID19: Globalising solidarity is the response we need now!

With COVID-19 crisis, humanity is facing one of the most serious and uncertain crises in recent history. RIPESS shares its statement and the need to globalize solidarity. Humanity is facing one of the most serious and uncertain crises in recent history. The current […]
March 31, 2020

Precarious workers pushed to the edge by COVID-19

If you are a freelancer, who pays your sick leave? If you work in a retail store on a zero-hours contract and the store closes, are you out of luck? Most media reports on the employment effects of the COVID-19 […]
March 27, 2020

Global Social Enterprise responses to Coronavirus

The global coronavirus pandemic is having a devastating effect on communities and social enterprise business throughout the world. Social enterprises are responding in two ways: on the structural and community level. 1. Structurally, social enterprises and intermediaries are working with […]
March 27, 2020

European Commission: Social Economy in the fight against Corona

Share your ‘open docs’, initiatives and actions that help in the fight against corona, such as technology solutions, services for elderly, volunteering requests, food delivery services, on-line courses, etc. << Click here for more information >>    
March 27, 2020

COVID-19 and the world of work: Impact and policy responses

The ILO’s preliminary assessment concerning the possible impacts of COVID-19 on the world of work proposes a range of policy options to mitigate the impacts of the pandemic and facilitate strong and fast recovery. << Access the page >>   […]