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De nieuwe coöperatie is echt van jou Door Roel...

De nieuwe coöperatie is echt van jou Door Roel... | co-op | Scoop.it
De nieuwe coöperatie is echt van jou Door Roel van Herpt Eind maart werd in België een nieuwe bank gelanceerd: New B. De bank had als doel om via crowdfunding in drie maanden bij 10.000 mensen €20 op...
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Value of cooperative sector rose by almost 20 per cent between 2008 and 2011 | Third Sector

Value of cooperative sector rose by almost 20 per cent between 2008 and 2011 | Third Sector | co-op | Scoop.it

The value of the cooperative sector grew by almost a fifth while the value of the wider economy fell in the period from 2008 to 2011, according to a report today by Co-operatives UK.

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Scotland resurrects scheme to boost community ownership

Scotland resurrects scheme to boost community ownership | co-op | Scoop.it
It is hoped reopening Scottish land fund - first set up more than a decade ago – will encourage more community buyouts...
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United Nations Secretary-General's video message on the International Day of Cooperatives

In 1992, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed, in its resolution 47/90 of 16 December 1992, the International Day of Cooperatives to be celebrated annually on the first Saturday of July.

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Struggling Dairy Farmers Find a 'Moo' Business Model | WFSU

Struggling Dairy Farmers Find a 'Moo' Business Model | WFSU | co-op | Scoop.it

Cooperatives have recently regained traction as a viable business model, especially in the thriving organic foods market and among local food enthusiasts.

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Museum 2.0: What Belgian Beer-Brewing Monks Taught Me about Non-Profit Business Models

Museum 2.0: What Belgian Beer-Brewing Monks Taught Me about Non-Profit Business Models | co-op | Scoop.it

Something to think about. 'We are always told that everything we do should flow from our mission. Maybe instead, we should think like the monks and figure out how we can make sure everything we do serves our mission.'

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Twitter / CllrKevin: Why Cooperatives rock http

Twitter / CllrKevin: Why Cooperatives rock http | co-op | Scoop.it
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A ‘rural energy revolution’ in Germany | Midwest Energy News

A ‘rural energy revolution’ in Germany | Midwest Energy News | co-op | Scoop.it
There may be another way for Germany — and the world — to meet its renewable energy goals, and it leads through the rural countryside.
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Top 100 Dutch co-operatives revealed

Top 100 Dutch co-operatives revealed | co-op | Scoop.it

The Dutch Cooperative Council has released a list of its top 100 co-operatives.

The list has been released as part of a study into the importance of co-operatives in the Dutch economy called Coöperatie+.

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Rwanda Profiles: Abakundakawa Cooperative

Rwanda Profiles: Abakundakawa Cooperative | co-op | Scoop.it

Abakundakawa is a cooperative with some 2000 member coffee farmers in Rwanda.

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The Himalayan Times : Robust cooperatives Backbone of economy - Detail News : Nepal News Portal

The Himalayan Times : Robust cooperatives Backbone of economy - Detail News : Nepal News Portal | co-op | Scoop.it

In Nepal, they actually have a Ministry of Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation.

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Co-opting Cooperatives In The Modern Economy: Mahmoud Mohieldin | Economy Watch

Co-opting Cooperatives In The Modern Economy: Mahmoud Mohieldin | Economy Watch | co-op | Scoop.it
The cooperative movements, which began in the 1800s, have sometimes struggled to live up to their ideals. Some fall victim to bad politics, weak governance, or mismanagement, while others are exposed to risks stemming from over-concentration.
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NRECA: The Electric Cooperative Story

Even the USA has a great tradition in cooperatives. This great video talks you through the history, structure, and purpose of rural electric cooperatives.

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Forage Kitchen

Forage Kitchen is the first Co-working space for food. A hub for the Bay Area food community, and a home for artisan food makers.
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