This video is part of the curriculum of LEAP!, an eight-week accelerator program for brand new start-up social entrepreneurs in rural B.C. LEAP! (Local Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program) is delivered by SFU Community Economic Development in partnership with local organizations.
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.
As we celebrate the 70th anniversary of CICOPA, the Secretary General of CICOPA shares some memories and his hopes for the future of the cooperative movement.
Canada offers hope. Possibility. The fulfilling of a dream. Freedom and democracy. But for many new Canadians and ethnic minorities, the obstacles to fulfilling their dreams are overwhelming… Watch our video to learn more. Watch the Multicultural Health Brokers Co-operative YouTube video
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)