social and solidarity economy

April 1, 2022

EU action plan on social economy is launched with references to the work of the UNTFSSE

On 9 December 2021, after a process of consultation with citizens and stakeholders, the European Commission (EC) published the Social Economy Action Plan « Building an economy that works for people: an action plan for the social economy”. The Action Plan represents a milestone in providing a policy framework on SSE in European Union. It was developed to help the European social economy thrive, tapping into its economic and job-creation potential, as well as its contribution to a fair and inclusive recovery, […]
February 12, 2024

Four Modules on the SSE are now available in Portuguese and Russian

In 2023, ITCILO Turin developed two modules for an online open access awareness-raising package on social and solidarity economy (SSE) for the UNTFSSE. With financial support provided to the ILO by the Government of Luxembourg, these modules were made available in English, French, and Spanish. Both modules are now available in Portuguese and Russian. Arabic, Korean, Swahili, Turkish, Wolof, and Yoruba language versions will be made available shortly. In addition, the Sustainable Enterprises and Economies (SEE) Programme and The Workers’ […]
March 26, 2024

Anniversary Webinar for the United Nations General Assembly Resolution: “Promoting the Social and Solidarity Economy for Sustainable Development”

Thursday, April 18 (1:30 – 2:45 CEST), online via Zoom   On April 18, 2023, The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) adopted the resolution “Promoting the Social and Solidarity Economy for Sustainable Development”. One year later, the UN Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy is hosting an online webinar on April 18, 2024 from 1:30 – 2:45 pm CEST to highlight progress that has been made at the international and regional level. Presentations will be followed by a brief […]