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International Co-operative Alliance launches 2012 International Year of Co-operatives

The largest ever gathering of the co-operative movement comes together in Mexico to launch 2012 as the United Nations International Year of Co-operatives

At a time when national economies are faced with high unemployment and financial instability, the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) is launching the UN international year focused on a unique way of doing business—co-operative enterprise.

Panel discussion with Oikocredit, Divine Chocolate, & NCBA

Divine Chocolate, Oikocredit USA, and the National Cooperative Business Association
will be holding a panel discussion on the profound impact of cooperatives on business
and economic development. Friday, November 18 6:00pm-­8:00pm Busboys and Poets 1025
5th Street NW Washington, DC 20001.

Imagine 2012

Imagine 2012 is designed to bring together the leadership of the world’s major co-operatives and leading economic thinkers from around the world.

Cooperatives For Sustainable Economic And Social Change

The Conference is being held on the background of economic meltdown of 2008-09, the impact of which is still undiminished and has affected all countries, both Developed and Emerging. One of the most notable feature that has emerged during the period has been that the Co-operatives not only were not affected by economic slow down but they remained vibrant and continued to deliver a variety of services and products at competitive rates and at the same time prospered and emerged financially strong.

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