IV Summit of the Americas
The IV Summit of the Americas - Co-operatives: Working together for sustainable development conference will gather over 800 co-operators and stakeholders in Montevideo, Uruguay from the 14-18 November to work together on identifying common initiatives, proposals and strategies on three main thematic areas: economic, social and political situation in the region; strengthening of Social and Solidarity Economy; and contribution of co-operatives to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, through an extensive five days programme of activities.
There are three main Thematic Axes, organized around sub-axes or specific topics are:
Axis 1: Power, market, democracy and development
Axis 2: Social and Solidarity Economy and strategies for its strengthtening
Axis 3: Contribution of cooperatives to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
Click here to find out more about the conference and to register as a delegate.
Find out more about co-operatives in Uruguay, including its 1,600 housing co-operatives, in their introductory video to the conference.