Tag Archives: Cooperativism

AEK, regulating the use of basque language in the Basque Country

In addition to being immersed in preparing the next Korrika, this cooperative works day and night to enhance the knowledge and use of our language throughout the Basque Country: euskaltegis (Basque language schools), barnetegis (residential Basque courses), workshops, Basque strategic … Continue reading

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EH Bildu, present economic and social situation

We interviewed the spokesperson of EH Bildu Group in the Basque Parliament, Maddalen Iriarte, to get to know her opinion about the present economic and social situation and the proposals of her Group in this respect. She assures us that, … Continue reading

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Cooperative principles as nutrients of business innovation

When we refer to business innovation, we can tackle this matter from very distinct focuses: the opening of a new market, a new production method, a new product or service, etc… or, in a broader sense, the creation of a … Continue reading

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Our cooperative´s main identity is the cooperation between parents, staff and collaborators

Txantxiku Ikastola was opened in Oñati in 1967, with just 28 students. Ten years later it became a cooperative. Andoni Zendoia is currently in charge of the ikastola and its broad educational offer, as students can study Primary, Secondary and … Continue reading

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Over 130 years of trade, products and local service in Araia

La Unión Obrera, S.Coop. Consumer Cooperative Over 130 years of trade, products and local services in the Llanada Alavesa district   The Cooperative will run different events to promote partner loyalty and bring in the younger population. Founded in 1886, … Continue reading

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Euskadi is a worldwide benchmark in the Worker cooperatives

We are interviewing the Basque Government Social Economy Director to find out what he thinks about the cooperative model and its weight and representation within Basque institutions, as well as the regional government’s different lines of action for the Basque … Continue reading

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GSEF2018 – october 2nd tuesday

The GSEF2018 program, Global Social Economy Forum is large, divided into 5 plenary sessions and 42 workshops. On this second day, the Basque Cooperatives want to highlight: 9:00-10:15 Auditorium Commitment to Social Economy: approach from different continents María Jesús San … Continue reading

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ERKIDE-Irakaskuntza strengthens its commitment to innovative educational experiences

Una delegación de ERKIDE-Irakaskuntza integrada por 72 personas ha viajado recientemente a Madrid para conocer de primera mano experiencias innovadoras en materia educativa. El origen de esta visita pedagógica, que tuvo lugar del 16 al 18 de abril, se sitúa … Continue reading

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The companies of the future should have the values of the Cooperatives

MAIER S. Coop. nació hace 45 años, con el objetivo de generar puestos de trabajo de calidad en Busturialdea. Hoy tiene 14 sedes en todo el mundo y da empleo a más de 3.000 personas. Son hábiles en la fabricación … Continue reading

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Cooperatives: key actors in Europe for sustainable future

The 2018 Cooperatives Europe General Assembly took place between 16-18th of May in Helsingor, Denmark. Focusing on the role of cooperatives for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), European Cooperative Movement worked during the sessions to inspire, exchange and develop … Continue reading

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