CECOP-CICOPA Europe has presented Together, a documentary about cooperatives which face the crisis. It has been promoted by one of the most important European network of NGO, namely Social Platform. 4 examples of cooperatives are developed, and the documentary takes us back to Poland, France, Italy and Spain. The fact [...]
14The social economy sector already employs more than 14 million people in the EU, which amounts to more than 6% of all European workers. The social economy is a key element of the European social model, especially in times of crisis. However, social enterprises do not enjoy a level playing field with [...]
In Italy, the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy published tables on the hourly labor costs for workers in the cooperatives sector social health care education and job placement. The reference is from January to October 2012.