Workshop on the cooperative system in South Africa
Two workshops were held in Johannesburg dedicated to the Italian cooperative system promoted by the Gauteng Region in collaboration with the Municipality of Reggio Emilia, Legacoop Emilia Ovest, Quadir and coordinated by E35 Foundation. The aim of the workshops is facilitate new projects between the Emilia-based cooperative system and the cooperative reality in South Africa.
The first workshop "New Approaches for successful worker co-op development" was focused on the nature and role of workers' cooperatives and on the "cooperatives workers by out" in saving and creating new jobs.
The second workshop "Organizing and managing a successful consumer co-op" will analyze the role of consumer cooperatives.