examples from Japanese Consumers’ Co-operative Union (JCCU)

[social cooperation, Japan, ageing, society, social. Opportunity]

The attached document comes from European Economic and Social Committee Symposium on Active and healthy ageing: Social and economic challenges October 9, 2012, Tokyo. It comes from a particular session ‘’ Silver economy: ageing society and new economic and social opportunities’’

It is about Community Welfare Activities of Consumer Co-operatives in Japan and is by YAMAGIWA, Atsushi Manager, Welfare Activity Promotion Dept.

JCCU is the national union of consumer co-ops in Japan

This was brought to our attention by Pat Connaty.



Japan – Tokyo Symposium_Consumer Co-op.pdf