Co-operators will have the opportunity to debate the future of the cooperative movement based on the new world context and its role within the international community.
The debates will also focus on the cooperative identity, with emphasis on global challenges and digitisation, economic reactivation and integration, sustainability and climate change.
Young people will be key protagonists in the encounter which will also aim to promote youth cooperative entrepreneurship as a means to generate employment and improve the socioeconomic status of its members.
The event is organized by the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) and the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) in conjunction with the Paraguayan Confederation of Cooperatives Limited ( CONPACOOP), the Confederation of Rural Cooperatives of Paraguay (CONCOPAR), the Federation of Paraguayan Cooperatives (FECOPAR), the Federation of Multiactivity Cooperatives of Paraguay (FECOMULP), the Federation of Savings and Credit Cooperatives (FECOAC), and University Cooperative y Honeycomb General Insurance Company SA.
More information about the event and how to register is available at https://aciamericas.coop/vicumbre/ (in Spanish).
Access the draft program here.