Follow the link to the December 2020 edition. 


In this Edition:

CECOP policy work

  • Workers and social cooperatives reinforce social Europe through democratic quality work and social inclusion
  • CECOP flagship conference and campaign on cooperative responses to non-standard and platform work
  • Polish NAUWC and CECOP reiterate the role of education in the European Action Plan for the Social Economy
  • CECOP set to host a session at European Social Economy Summit in Mannheim
  • CECOP reacts to President von der Leyen’s State of the European Union address
  • CECOP congratulates the EMEN consortium on their successful project on migrant entrepreneurship
  • Cooperatives in Europe call for a Green and Sustainable Future
  • CECOP President welcomes the European Commission’s Proposal for a European Minimum Wage directive

Update from EU institutions and partners

  • Call to reinforce the social dimension of the European Semester, the RRF and the NRRP
  • The Social Economy Intergroup discussed their vision of a Green and Fair Transition
  • Social Economy Europe features CECOP members in their guide on social economy on the full inclusion of people with disabilities
  • CECOP supports the call for an adequate and accessible minimum income

Worth reading

  • Worker cooperatives are shaping the digital transition of the social economy
  • European Commission brochure on social innovation initiatives features cooperatives


This bulletin has received financial support from the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation EaSI (2014-2020)

For further information please consult their website.