Highlights

March 20, 2020

ILO COOP Centenary Launch Webinar

Dear colleague, We hope you and your family are safe and well in this time of uncertainty. In light of the COVID-19 situation, we decided to organize the ILO COOP Centenary Launch as a webinar, next Monday, 23 March 2020 from […]
March 12, 2020

2nd UNTFSSE Technical Symposium – Action Plan 2020-2022

The second technical symposium of the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE) took place in Trento (Italy) on 21 and 22 November 2019. It was organized by the International Labour Organization and facilitated by the […]
March 12, 2020

5th World Forum of Local Economic Development: the forum is postponed

In light of the growing concerns around the COVID-19 outbreak, and of our commitment to the safety and well-being of all the participants of the 5th World Forum of Local Economic Development, we have decided to postpone the event originally […]
December 24, 2019

Greetings Message – Mensaje de Fin de Año

[English] Dear Colleagues and Friends, It has been an intense year with many achievements. Our common and cooperative work in 2019 generated good results and I would like to thank you all for your contributions. In 2020 we will have […]
October 30, 2019

The international conference “The SSE Momentum: Finance for Inclusion and the Future of Work” took place in Trento, Italy from the 18th to the 20th Nov 2019

In a global context characterized by complex and pressing challenges, the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) is receiving growing attention for its role and potential to address social and economic issues faced by individuals and communities on all continents. Among […]
August 20, 2019

Materials of the 11th Social and Solidarity Economy Academy: The Social Economy in the Future of Work

July 31, 2019

The V World Forum of Local Economic Development will be held in Córdoba, Argentina in 2020

This event is part of an open working process, started in 2011, which promotes an international dialogue and experience sharing in Local Economic Development (LED). It provides the opportunity to transform a global alliance of engaged actors into concrete partnerships […]
June 7, 2019

Materials of the 10th ILO Academy on SSE (Turin, 3-7 Jun 2019): presentations, videos, photos, publications, etc.

The 10th ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy has just finished. You can access its presentations, materials, photos and videos through the following links: All Materials: http://ssecollectivebrain.net/10th-sse-academy-turin/ Discussion Forum: http://ssecollectivebrain.net/turin-2019/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/118163071711976/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/sseacb YouTube: https://goo.gl/Lf2Gln    
April 29, 2019

International Conference – Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy?

Date: 25 – 26 Jun 2019 Time: 9.00 – 17.00 Location: Room II at R3 South, ILO, Geneva Organizers: United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE), ILO, UNRISD   This event is part of a series […]
December 7, 2018

VIDEO: Economy Changes. Change the economy!

This is a video documentary titled “Economy Changes. Change the economy!”, produced by Cospe and Susy Consortium in 2017, which shows good practices around the global Social and Solidarity Economy movement. The reportage focuses on opportunities and challenges of SSE […]
September 24, 2018

ILO Academy on Social and Solidarity Economy featured among United Nations Good Practices in South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development

The importance of South-South and triangular cooperation in accelerating sustainable development has gained continued momentum over the last decades. There is growing consensus around sharing ideas, knowledge and skills to address common challenges and build shared strengths. Developing countries are […]
September 10, 2018

The ILO is present at the GSEF 2018 – Global Social Economy Forum, in Bilbao, from 1 to 3 October 2018 (article in Spanish)

  La OIT está presente en las siguientes actividades:   La Economía Social en la era de las ciudades 1 Octubre / Lunes – SESION PLENARIA 2 – 14.15-15.00, Auditorio Esta sesión tiene como objetivo destacar que uno de los […]