This full-day workshop is designed to enhance participants' understanding of the role that co-operative enterprise plays around the world.

Who is it for?

Anyone who wants to learn about international co-operative development or the co-operative movement globally will find this course useful. It will be of interest to co-operative members, as well as individuals and organisations concerned with international development, global economic systems or tackling global poverty.

What will participants learn?

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the background to the history and development of the global co-operative movement
  • Recognise the institutional framework of global co-operation
  • Discuss a range of examples that demonstrate the diversity of the worldwide co-operative movement
  • Reflect on how the work of the global movement can be linked back to your own experiences and knowledge

How will participants learn?

Learning will take place through a range of activities and group discussion. Participants will be invited to review and collectively reflect on case studies and share their own experiences of international co-operatives.

An online, self-paced version of this course is also available - see here for more details


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