Coop Break - Cooperatives and Sustainable Development: Challenges for the Post-2015 Agenda - Brussels
As we approach the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target date of 2015, we should think about the post-2015 global development agenda.
In this Coop Break, Simel Esim, Head and Senior Technical Specialist at the Cooperatives Unit International Labour Organization, discussed the key roles cooperatives could play in this agenda. Franky Depickere, Chairman of the International Raiffeisen Union and CEO of the Cera-group, and Marc Noël of the Cooperatives Europe Development Forum, focused on the contribution their organisations make to sustainable cooperative development and their plans to strengthen this commitment.
Programme (exclusively in English)
11.30 a.m. Welcome and introduction
by Franky Depickere, Chairman of the International Raiffeisen Union and
CEO of the Cera-Group
11.35 a.m. Key roles of cooperatives for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
by Simel Esim, Head and Senior Technical Specialist at the Cooperatives
Unit, International Labour Organization (ILO)
12.20 p.m. ‘Cooperatives in Development’: the networking, partnership-building
initiative of the Cooperatives Europe Development Platform and
by Marc Noël, Cooperative Development Manager, Cooperatives Europe
12.35 p.m. International Raiffeisen Union and the Cera-Group: committed to
by Franky Depickere, Chairman and CEO
12.50 p.m. Questions and answers
1.00 p.m. Walking lunch
Dit event gaat door op donderdag, 25 september van 11.30u tot 14.00u.
Dit event zal plaatsvinden te Philanthropy House, Rue Royale 94, 1000, Brussels.
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