Launch of Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20th March 2018, 12-16.30 in the Main Hall at the Urdd, Cardiff. Two years ago we published a report on the scope for freelancers to come together through co-operatives, Not Alone, pointing to successful models around the world. Following the Taylor Review on… Read More Launch of Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20.03.2018 #events #wales #coop
Here’s an extract from the latest policy blog from Co-ops UK Policy Officer, James Wright. To read the full blog click the link here: http://bit.ly/2EYgaDH 2018 – Time to get real 2018 is the year politicians and business leaders must get real about an inclusive economy. Later this month many of the powerful will gather in Davos for… Read More @CooperativesUk ‘2018 – Time to get real’ blog now live #coops #policy #2018 #challenges
Mick Brown and Pat Conaty make the case for supporting a Public Bank for Wales. With due care, but Yes. The positive thrust of PPIW’s report to Welsh Government on the benefits and viability of a Public Bank for Wales is to be welcomed. The report reviews prominent international examples of public banking, and finds… Read More Time for a Full Public Bank in Wales?
Social Co-op Forum member, Pat Conaty, is currently working on a three-year ‘SUSY’ project, which has brought together 26 partners from 23 European territories. The project is focusing on the solidarity economy in the North West of England, the North East of England, Greater London and the South East of England, in addition to the Indian territory… Read More SUSY videos showcase solidarity economy