Community Energy - Local Energy Cooperatives

The region of Lamia in central Greece is suffering from high rates of unemployment. At the same time the cost of electricity and especially oil has been significantly increased within the last year, mainly due to governmental policies.
The NGO "KAPA Network" and the recently established farmers cooperative "Stevia Hellas" are organizing an event in order to:
- Learn more about energy cooperatives, since such schemes are totally unknown in Greece

The new South-South scenario and the role of communication

Whilst the world changes, creating new maps of political and economic relations, the flow of information has not developed along the same lines. The economic, political and diplomatic presence of countries such as Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) in the international arena is increasingly higher, while the G-20, of which Argentina is a member, is one of the main actors in the new global governance.

9th International Civil Engineering and Building Exhibition (CEBEX2013)

The exhibition is an annual event which 9th edition of it is going to be organized by Iran Central Chamber of cooperatives in Kish Island - Iran with an aim to assist cooperative development.
The exhibition is open to all sectors of economy including governmental, private and cooperative.
Kish is a southern Island of Iran with too many business and investment opportunities. Its vicinity to southern neighbors of Iran and open waters on one side and also Iranian Governmental trade and investment supports to the Island made it a free trade zone with good potentials.

Youth ECOSOC 2013: Shaping tomorrow's innovators: Leveraging science, technology, innovation and culture for today's youth

This event is organized as part of the preparatory process for the 2013 ECOSOC Annual Ministerial Review (AMR) on “Science, technology and innovation, and the potential of culture, for promoting sustainable development and achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)”, and is organized by Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), in collaboration with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), United Nations Children’s Fund (

Money and Life: A Conversation whose time has come with filmmaker Katie Teague

We want to invite you not only to a very special movie screening of Money and Life, but also to become a part of a new, on-going local conversation about the future of money, exchange, and how we find the means to afford what we most value in life.

In your heart, you sense that we need a radically new conversation about money, don’t you? Come be part of something hugely important: a community gathering that not only shifts the conversation about money, but begins the work of how each of us, individually and as a connected community, can actually be part of the New Economy!

Mutual Business Leaders' Symposium

Mutual Business Leaders’ Symposium – London, November 2012

This autumn, Mutuo will host a delegation of senior co-operative and mutual business leaders from around the world in London.  We would like to invite you, or a senior executive from your mutual, to join us as part of this exclusive delegation.

El Día del Cooperativismo Gallego

El día del cooperativismo gallego
El día del cooperativismo se celebra en Galicia el primer sábado del mes de julio, coincidiendo con el día internacional. La celebración de este año se enmarca en los actos centrales del Año Internacional dedicados a destacar esta fórmula empresarial.
Su celebración, el día 7 de julio, en el Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Santiago de Compostela, será el colofón de unas jornadas donde se pondrá de manifiesto que Galicia, día a día, se sigue sumando al cooperativismo.


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