THE ROLE OF COOPERATIVES
A SCIENTIFIC AND TOPICAL ROUND-TABLE
DISCUSSION ON THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO REFORMING
THE DOMINANT ECONOMIC MODEL WILL BE HELD
IN VENICE, 15-16 MARCH
2012 is officially the International Year of
Cooperatives, and Italy is ready to host one of the
year’s most important meetings at a global level, a
scientifically oriented and highly topical discussion
of the role of cooperatives in contemporary economies.
The conference, entitled "Promoting the
understanding of co-operatives for a better world”,
will bring a number of world-famous experts and
economists to Venice on 15-16 March, and has been organized
by Euricse, the European Research
Institute on Cooperative and Social Enterprises; ICA,
the International Co-operative Alliance; and the
Alliance of Italian Cooperatives.
To capture the spirit of the
conference, Professor Carlo Borzaga, the president of Euricse, explains the reasons behind
its organization and its scientific importance.
Please find attached the interview.
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