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Monday 28 July 2014

Prof. Michael Cook, a pioneer in cooperative management leadership visits Almería, Spain

Prof. Michael Cook, a pioneer in cooperative management leadership visits Almería, Spain
Prof. Michael Cook from the University of Missouri visited Almería in May and June to participate in a UN International year of Family Farm conference but also to give a course on Cooperative...

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Monday 28 July 2014

Celebration of the International Day of Cooperatives - Managing a local cooperative to compete in international markets

Celebration of the International Day of Cooperatives - Managing a local cooperative to compete in international markets
On July 4th, Andalusia, a southern region of Spain, celebrated the International Day of Cooperatives in the small rural town of Abla, with and its highest representatives. This was the 12th...

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Wednesday 23 July 2014

[Germany] Amongst the German wine grower cooperatives, Mayschoß was elected “best cooperative 2014”

[Germany] Amongst the German wine grower cooperatives, Mayschoß was elected “best cooperative 2014”
Over 60 cooperatives were tested and rated by the reknown specialized journal for viniculture “Weinwirtschaft” out of which the coop from Altenahr won the title as national champion.
Wednesday 23 July 2014

[Germany] Launching of “Denkfabrik” - a blog on cooperative developments

[Germany] Launching of “Denkfabrik” - a blog on cooperative developments
Launching of “Denkfabrik” - a blog on cooperative developments, innovations, and interesting facts to keep cooperatives up-to-date on the most recent progresses in their field.
Monday 21 July 2014

[Greece] Untangling of the Construction Cooperatives

[Greece] Untangling of the Construction Cooperatives
With a land exchange between Construction Cooperatives and the State, approximately 600,000 members of the cooperatives will be enabled to proceed to constructions. This is for those who had...
Monday 21 July 2014

[Greece] The SYRIZA MP Olga Gerovasilis at the APC of Arta

[Greece] The SYRIZA MP Olga Gerovasilis at the APC of Arta
The SYRIZA MP Olga Gerovasilis, on July 8th, visited the Agricultural Poultry Cooperative of Arta and met with the president of the Cooperative, Leonidas Tsiantis and Board members, and talked...
Thursday 03 July 2014

Learning together: Perspectives in Co-operative Education

Learning together: Perspectives in Co-operative Education
Keynote speakers: Pauline Green Linda Shaw Chaired by Ed Mayo Education about co-operatives Education for co-operatives Education in a co-operative way
Thursday 03 July 2014

Co-operative Fortnight

Co-operative Fortnight
From 21 June to 5 July, the Co-operative College UK will join in the national Co‑operatives Fortnight campaign to raise awareness of co-operatives. Throughout the fortnight, the College is...
Thursday 03 July 2014

Community-owned enterprises celebrate winning top UK awards

Community-owned enterprises celebrate winning top UK awards
The efforts of six rural UK communities have been recognised by the Plunkett Foundation who had shortlisted eighteen community-owned co-operative enterprises for the six national awards, designed...
Wednesday 02 July 2014

[The Guradian] Euan Sutherland's description of Co-op as 'ungovernable' was over the top

[The Guradian] Euan Sutherland's description of Co-op as 'ungovernable' was over the top
What did Euan Sutherland expect? It's the Co-op. It has been doing things its way for 150 years and the arrival of a cadre of quoted-company executives was bound to put a few noses out of joint....
Wednesday 02 July 2014

[The Guardian] The Co-operative Bank may add new screening tests to its ethical policy

[The Guardian] The Co-operative Bank may add new screening tests to its ethical policy
Genetically modified food, data privacy and surveillance techniques are among the new screening tests the Co-operative Bank is considering adding to its ethical policy, under which it has turned...
Tuesday 01 July 2014

[Spain] Does Cooperative Size Always Matter?

[Spain] Does Cooperative Size Always Matter?
Business studies have spent decades and mounds of paper trying to understand the “right size” of a business. In Spain, the government has decided that bigger is necessarily better when it...