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Worker Democracy Weekend - Online

Worker Democracy Weekend 2020

This event is organised by the Calderdale Co-operative Association


The 150th anniversary of the founding of one of Britain's most successful early co-operative manufacturing businesses will be celebrated with a Co-op Fortnight lecture and a webinar.

Events, themed around worker democracy, are organised by Calderdale Co-operative Association, a federation of co-operatives trading in the borough of Calderdale and local supporters of co-operative business. 

Speakers will address the economic aftermath of the COVID-19 crisis and the role of worker democracy and the public good.

  • John McDonnell - Member of the Labour Party. Former Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2015 to 2020.
  • Molly Scott Cato - Former Green MEP, activist and green economist.
  • Diana Dovgan - Secretary General of CECOP - the European confederation of industrial and service co-operatives.
  • Alice Martin - Former head of Work and Pay at the New Economics Foundation.

Updates can be found on the Calderdale Co-op Association Facebook page. For more information contact [email protected].

Event details
Date and time
Friday, 3 July 2020 - 12:00pm to Saturday, 4 July 2020 - 12:00pm
Location
United Kingdom
Price
Free
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Updated: 02/06/2020