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Why cooperatives promote a dignified life of freelancers and informal workers by SMart Chile

  Under the worldwide campaign, WE OWN IT for the promotion of youth cooperative entrepreneurship, cooperators all around the globe are sending us video messages. This one is about SMart Chile created to give a solid and efficient response to the growing precariousness within the workplace. A worker cooperative designed to support the administrative, financial and accounting management of independent and informal workers in the creative, communicational, educational and other sectors.

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Working Together for a Cooperative Future

A video created in a collaborative manner that shares the experiences, challenges and motivations of young cooperators in 9 worker and social cooperatives from 9 countries worldwide. CICOPA, the international organisation of Industrial, Artisanal and Service Producer’s Cooperatives and its regional organizations in Europe and Mercosur: CECOP-CICOPA Europe and CICOPA Mercosur have produced in a collaborative manner, with the help of Cooperar, the Cooperative confederation of the Argentinian Republic, this video. Watch the “Working Together for a Cooperative Future” video (YouTube link)

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