Three years ago, Sara wrote a novel. In this novel, she put every aspect of her life that is meaningful to her. It is a feminist novel, where “the power of sisterhood” is by far at the heart of the story, and it is rooted on collective action. The plot takes place in a Londonish […]
In 2019 we document is the COPPALJ, located in the Maranhao State, Brazil. The COPPALJ teaches us how cooperatives can be a vehicle not only for women empowerment, but also for poverty reduction and foster freedom and the common good. The coop totally changed the quality of life of all the inhabitants of the Lago […]
In 2019 we documented the Up&Go platform coop located in New York, USA. Up & Go is a cooperatively-owned digital GIG platform. The objective of platform cooperatives is to bring together the cooperative business model to the digital economy. In fact, workers’ members are also owners of the platform cooperative allowing them to become true […]
In 2019 we visited the Cheese Board cooperative located in Berkeley, California. The coop is based on the “equal pay for equal work” concept. In fact, the Cheese Board adopted an innovative and horizontal organizational structure and demonstrated us that another way of working is possible. Here you can watch the video with Italian subtitles
In 2019, we documented the Boomalli Aboriginal Artists coop, located in Sidney, Australia. Established by 10 Aboriginal Artists, this cooperative allowed its members to promote their work through exhibitions, workshop and artwork commissions. As members said, the cooperative reinforced their aboriginal identity.
In 2019, we documented the Koperasi MRSM Kepala Batas Berhad, in Malaysia. This is an innovative school cooperative where members are both student and professors. An interesting experience that shows us that cooperatives can have an impact in very different sectors. Here you can watch this cooperative story with Italian subtitles.
In 2019, we documented the Bhabishya Nirman Sana Kishan coop in Nepal, in the Kathmandu valley. This cooperative achieved to mitigate the slavery phenomenon and to invest in smallholder farmers’ activities through providing access to credit and finance trainings. Here you can find the story with Italian subtitles.
We documented the Coproriz-Ntende coop, located in Rwanda, in 2019. The strength of this cooperative is the economic diversification that they achieved through responsible investments in agriculture. Here you can watch this coop story with Italian subtitles.
In 2019 we documented the cooperative féminine Toudarte located in Morocco, in the Argan region. This cooperative teaches us that through a strong leadership and collective action, we can achieve women empowerment and sustainable development.
In 2019, we documented the Cheeseboard Collective in the Bay Area (California) The coop is based on the “equal pay for equal work” concept. In fact, the Cheese Board adopted an innovative and horizontal organizational structure and demonstrated us that another way of working is possible. Here you can watch this coop story with Polish […]