Tag: Brexit

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Agricultural co-operatives working together to help the industry deal with Brexit

Brexit poses a particular challenge to the agricultural industry. Co-operatives UK is working with agricultural co-operatives to develop a co-ordinated approach, with a set of priority actions...

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Brexit safeguards for co-ops - March 2017 draft

A draft detailed policy briefing setting out the areas of EU legislation and policy that needs to be retained during Brexit to safeguard the interests of the co-operative sector. The summary of...

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Brexit: taking back control the co-operative way

As the dust begins to settle on the vote to leave the EU, we have set out our position and plans on how co-operatives can fit into a post-Brexit Britain. We have put together a short briefing to...

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Brexit: taking back control the co-operative way

Following the EU referendum in June 2016, we set out our positive vision for how co-operatives can fit into a post-Brexit Britain. Read it online here or download the PDF . Our Brexit principles...

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Co-operation in food and farming - House of Lords, London

Co-operatives UK invites farmer owned co-operatives to our roundtable on agricultural co-ops at the House of Lords on 28 March. Hosted by Lord Curry, this important forum will showcase how farmer co-...

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Making the case for agricultural co-ops in Defra

The public policy case for co-operation in agriculture seems stronger than ever. Inside the EU the Commission is making noises about strengthening the role of agricultural co-operatives in redressing...

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Safeguarding co-ops through Brexit

With Article 50 to be triggered at the end of March we have developed a detailed briefing setting out the areas of EU legislation and policy that need to be retained during Brexit. Since the vote to...

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The UK’s first co-operative census: early indicators

One month in to the first ever co-operative census, early indicators reveal some interesting details about co-operatives on key issues such as gender parity and Brexit. With limited data on the UK’s...