Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on “Social Development: Recover better from the Covid 19 Pandemic”
Joint workshop by UNDESA and ICA, June 2021, Presentation by Raymond Saner titled: Cooperatives for Economic and Social Development

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Raymond Saner, Lichia Yiu & Melanie Nguyen (2019) PLATFORM COOPERATIVES:

THE SOCIAL AND SOLIDARITY ECONOMY AND THE FUTURE OF WORK: A Preliminary Assessment of Platform Capitalism and Platform Cooperativism and their Effects on Workers’ Satisfaction

Paper and Presentation given during the UNTFSSE Conference: “Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy?”, held on 25-26 June 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland.

This paper focuses on the options that are available for older persons and their respective society to rethink housing and urban planning to better fit the needs and aspirations of older people. In addition, the paper also addresses the psycho-social challenges that older people and their environment face as they advance with age and need to cope with losses such as finding new ways to make friends and acquaintances to avoid isolation and unhappiness.

The Sinergie - Sima XXIX Annual Conference was held at the University of Napoli Federico II in Italy on 15-16 June 2017. The theme of the annual conference was Value co-creation: management challenges for business and society. The CSEND team made a presentation and wrote a paper that focused on the developmental challenges of cooperatives.

Sinergie-SIMA 2017 Conference “Value co-creation: management challenges for business and society”

University of Naples Federico II, 15-16 June 2017 – Italy

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