CWCF Presentation to the Standing Committee on Finance on February 15, 2011

CWCF Executive Director Hazel Corcoran and President Alain Bridault made a presentation to the Standing Committee on Finance in Ottawa on February 15, 2011.

They recommended that the federal government:

  1. Launch a Co-operative Investment Strategy with two components :
    1. A Canadian Co-operative Development Fund; and
    2. A federal Co-op Investment Plan

2. Make the federal Co-operative Development Initiative (CDI) permanent;
3. Expand the CDI into the new area of conversions to worker co-ops.

See the entire written presentation attached below.

For the audio visit scroll down to Meeting 58 at:

Finance Committee Submission by CWCF 02 15 11 – English