3rd Edition Conference on Cooperatives and the Solidarity Economy

15 May 2023
CCSE 2023

3rd Edition Conference on Cooperatives and the Solidarity Economy

1-3 November 2023, Hybrid: Online & Boksburg, South Africa

The annual conference on cooperatives and the solidarity economy aims to contribute to the body of knowledge on cooperatives and the solidarity economy. It brings together academics and practitioners for the development of a robust knowledge base on the cooperative sector on the continent. The conference will create a platform for dialogue among academics, practitioners and policymakers for the co-creation of fit-for-purpose knowledge that will advance the cooperative agenda.

The third edition of the conference will cover the following and other relevant topics:​

  • Enablers of the cooperative movement
  • Leveraging the cooperative model for socio-economic development
  • Cooperatives and the 4th Industrial Revolutions
  • Cooperatives, Climate Change, Resilience, and Inclusion
  • Cooperatives and natural resource management

Important dates

  • Abstracts and Panel Submissions Open: 06 March 2023
  • Submissions closing date: 15 June 2023
  • Notifications to Authors: 30 June 2023
  • Final Date for Submission of full manuscripts: 15 September 2023
  • Early bird Registration end date: 10 August 2023
  • Final Date for Registration: 20 October 2023
  • Young Scholar Workshop: 01 November 2023
  • Conference Dates: 02-03 November 2023

Abstracts should be submitted through the conference website https://www.myccse.com/ by 15 June 2023.