co-op decade

The Co-operative Decade: Why Participation Matters

By |2019-09-09T18:00:26-04:00March 1st, 2014|

Hear directly from the ICA President about the undeniable importance of Participation in building the success of the Cooperative Movement. Dame Green discusses the role of Participation as one of the components of a successful cooperative decade as laid out in the ICA's Blueprint For a Cooperative Decade.  

Excite, Wow, and Spread

By |2021-08-23T17:02:32-04:00April 3rd, 2013|

Ruffin Slater, General Manager Weaver Street Market, Research Triangle, North Carolina   Simple steps for building community enthusiasm around your next growth project.

The Co-operative Decade: What Will YOU Do?

By |2019-09-09T21:14:52-04:00May 2nd, 2012|

Dame Pauline Green, President International Cooperative Alliance, United Kingdom   Dame Green takes us through the key components of the Cooperative Decade, as laid out in the ICA's Blueprint For a Cooperative Decade and challenges cooperators to take action to make the vision for 2020 a success.

Seeing the Cooperative Landscape, Growing the Cooperative Economy

By |2019-09-09T21:11:29-04:00April 24th, 2012|

Erbin Crowell, Executive Director Neighboring Food Co-op Association   Erbin describes a shift in perspective from "My Co-op" to "Our Co-ops," and helps us see the cooperative landscape and the cooperative economy. He shows the density of co-ops in New England and New York (almost 9.000!), and addresses the potential of cross-sector collaboration. A cooperative decade? Where do we start?

IYC 2012 and Beyond: The Cooperative Decade

By |2019-09-09T21:05:27-04:00April 1st, 2012|

Charles Gould, Director-General International Cooperative Alliance   Geneva, Switzerland   Mr. Gould is looking a little further out than 2012.  He sees IYC as a springboard into growing the cooperative business model for decades to come.

Announcing: Mighty Community Markets, presented by Jeanie Wells.
Comprehensive, accessible training for small grocery stores.