Submitted by Linzi Nedoszytko on Fri, 30/03/2012 - 16:18
Relive the start of the Move Your Money campaign with the highlights, media coverage, and social media activity from Move Your Money Month.
As new research shows that almost double the number of full time students buy in bulk co-operatively compared to people who have retired, a new £60k community buying innovation challenge is encouraging more people to combine their buying power.
Two presentation by David Boyle and Prof. Dr. Margrit Kennedy, part of a seminar on 'green money', co-hosted by Co-operatives UK on the February 13th 2012. These presentations form part of a debate at the event on the creation and use of local currencies.
Coming soon Co-operate Smartphone Application, 19th June 2012
Submitted by Ed Mayo on Mon, 19/03/2012 - 17:35
I am chairing the ‘Making Local Food Work’ Conference, with some hundreds of producers coming together. I think the last big food event I did was somewhat different – when I was invited to be a judge in the prestigious Product of the Year contest for the food industry. There were entries from every major food company and the experience was pretty awful.
Submitted by Linzi Nedoszytko on Wed, 14/03/2012 - 12:21
We've selected a few of our favourite co-operative videos to illustrate the creativity and talent of co-operators across the globe; celebrating co-operative values and principles, the UN 2012 International Year of Co-operatives, and the advantages of Credit Unions.
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Submitted by Linzi Nedoszytko on Mon, 12/03/2012 - 00:00
Spring has arrived, and Co-operatives UK are delighted to introduce three events for you to attend throughout March to help celebrate the UN 2012 International Year of Co-operatives.
Charles Leadbeater, argues that evidence now shows that it is our capacity for co-operation - not competition - that is at the heart of evolutionary and economic success.
Submitted by Sundeep Grewal on Wed, 07/03/2012 - 13:12
Co-operatives UK is due to launch an exclusive 2012 new member offer, to help recruit a record number of new members during the International Year of Co-operatives. The 2012 offer will enable new members to choose a package of membership to better suit their needs. The packages are:
Connect Package - an entry level package, for small established co-operatives and mutuals, enabling them to take part in our campaigns, join networks and come along to our events.