TFSSE Position Paper – Social and Solidarity Economy and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

Position Paper
How can SSE best address some of the key challenges of the 21st century? What can it do for decent work, women’s well-being, greening the economy and transforming finance? This position paper has been prepared by members and observers of the TFSSE. It argues the post-2015 development agenda has paid insufficient attention to the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE). Available in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

“Social and Solidarity Economy and the challenge of Sustainable Development”, the TFSSE Position Paper, is now available!

Position Paper
How can SSE best address some of the key challenges of the 21st century? What can it do for decent work, women’s well-being, greening the economy and transforming finance? “Social and Solidarity Economy and the Challenge of Sustainable Development” is the first position paper of the UN Task Force on SSE. The Position Paper is available in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
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First meeting of the Leading Group on SSE to take place on 22 September in NY.

The Task Force will be represented at the first meeting of the International Leading Group on Social and Solidarity Economy during the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters. The meeting, organized by the Mont-Blanc Meetings (MBM), will take place on Monday September 22, from 4 to 6pm in conference room n°8. The event is supported by the French government. The Leading Group brings together States (to date: France, Ecuador, Morocco, Luxembourg, Colombia and Quebec as observer), international institutions and organizations of the civil society.