Events

UN International Year of Cooperatives

UN International Year of Cooperatives

Coops

From 1 January, 2012
A cooperative is a business owned and operated by a group who derive mutual benefit from the organisation. Cooperatives help to further socioeconomic development and provide invaluable contributions to reduce poverty, generate employment and facilitate social integration. Fairtrade-certified products operate on this alternative business model, so look out for the Fairtrade logo if you’d like to support cooperatives overseas.

Where: Worldwide.
When: From 1 January, 2012
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