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Can Digital Badges Help Show the ‘Co-op Character’?

Dr Doug Belshaw of the We Are Open Co-op discussed the idea, which would show a commitment to the movement’s values, at the Co-operative Education Conference.

27 Years Answering to Economic Development Needs Within the Aboriginal Community

Neechi, an aboriginal worker cooperative located in Winnipeg, Canada, launched 27 years ago as a food store in an economically depressed and predominantly aboriginal area in Winnipeg.

Magasin Coop à Saint-Anselme: Métro intéressé?

Le dossier de l'avenir du magasin COOP-IGA à Saint-Anselme soulève toujours autant les passions dans le milieu à quelques semaines de l'assemblée générale annuelle de l'organisation.

Coop Profid'Or : un centre de traitement de grains au Témiscamingue?

La coopérative agricole Profid'Or évalue la possibilité de mettre en place un centre de traitement des grains au Témiscamingue. Une demi-douzaine de producteurs agricoles se sont rencontrés cette semaine par la coopérative afin de connaître leur intérêt à établir un partenariat.

International Co-operative Alliance Celebrates First Year of EC Partnership

​The International Co-operative Alliance has marked the first year of its partnership programme with the European Commission with a review meeting in San Jose, Costa Rica on 13-16 March.

Twitter Shareholders to Vote on Proposal to Study User Ownership

To help us explore some solutions, we are co-hosting an online roundtable discussion to talk through best practices and lessons from existing cooperatives and explore how decision-making in a platform co-op would work. It will be on a Google Hangout on Thursday, April 13 at 12 p.m. PST/ 3 p.m. EST.

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    CMC’s online Documentation Center offers access to a range of educational tools and co-operative training resources in Canada. This online library can help with all aspects of co-op planning, development and democratic governance. Tools can be downloaded directly from the Documentation Centre. A search engine allows sorting by category, document type or keyword. Resources are regularly added or updated as they come available.

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