Tag: international co-operatives day

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#CoopStories: Investing in a better future and transforming lives in disadvantaged areas

When Githunguri Dairy Farmers’ Co-operative in Kenya sought £1.3 million to set up a processing plant for 31 dairy farmers and 200 employees – with £0 return in the short term – investors backed off...

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#CoopStories: let’s celebrate the 2.6 million co-ops worldwide

There are around 2.6 million co-operative enterprises worldwide, with a combined membership of around 1 billion people. The beauty of co-ops is that they have a global code of values and principles,...

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The international prevalence of co-operative values

A new index, developed for International Co-operatives Day 2017 and drawing on data gathered across 88 countries, puts Brazil as the most co-operative country worldwide, followed by Norway, Uruguay...