Co-operatives

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In his recent book Humanizing the Economy (New Society, 2010), John Restakis notes the discredit into which free-market capitalism is once again falling, and explains how co-operatives could emerge...
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This report by the Canadian Centre for Community Renewal outlines the elements of strategy for strengthening the resilience of the local food system and the food security of Yukoners. To confront the...
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This research report by the BC-Alberta Social Economy Research Alliance (BALTA) offers a critical analysis of Nova Scotia’s co-operative development system and the role that finance plays within it....
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In Nova Scotia, co-operatives, government, and thousands of private citizens have become involved in the mobilization of community capital. The Nova Scotia Co-operative Council and its CEO, Dianne...
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Imagine health clinics that not only offer health services when you're sick, but a means for citizens to counter isolation, to learn about healthy living, and to speak up about government health...
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Seventeen years ago, Charlotte Semple, Carole Fast, and Michelle Young, all of whom had experienced abuse, decided to create an organization that could support other women who wanted to remake their...
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Pour que naisse un système de soins de santé " axé sur le patient ", il faut à tout prix opérer un changement de structure qui harmonise les services offerts par les dispensateurs de soins aux...
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Les collectivités ont parfaitement le droit de posséder leurs propres actifs en soins de santé, mais ils ne doivent pas oublier que l'investissement en capital est seulement aussi valable (ou...
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Plutôt que d'assurer l'effritement du régime d'assurance-santé, les coopératives en santé permettent de l'enrichir. Elles réduisent les disparités en services de santé que l'État ne peut se permettre...
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L'historique de la relation entre les syndicats et les coopératives est long et tortueux. Maintenant plus que jamais, ils doivent reconnaître leurs réalisations mutuelles en mobilisation...