News and Announcements

The theme of the International Day of Cooperatives 2020 is COOPERATIVES FOR CLIMATE ACTION. We are inviting the global cooperative community to continue pushing for actions that will address climate change. This critical situation is putting lives and livelihoods at risk, disrupting vital ecosystems for people and the planet.
EU science chief quits, slamming response to pandemic The European Union has confirmed that the head of its top science organisation has resigned in frustration at the height of the coronavirus crisis.
EU supported research and innovation projects and initiatives to tackle the spread of coronavirus and preparedness for other outbreaks.
Putting people at the centre of development. 14 to 17 November 2017 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3rd Alan Kurdi Workshop on Refugees May 5 – 6, 2018 Tepekule Congress and Exhibition Centre, Izmir
Conference with focusing on the role of translation and interpreting within global trends of change and transformation.
Assessment Report on the Integration Project of Refugee Children in Education In line with European and national law, every child has the right to education and, most importantly, any refugee child.
Eleonora Tafuro Ambrosetti, Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher, Middle East Technical University 6 December 2016
Pathway Supporting Action is bringing together experts in the field of science education research and teachers' communities, scientists and researchers involved in pioneering scientific research, policy makers and curriculum developers to promote the effective widespread use of inquiry and problem based science teaching techniques in primary and secondary schools in Europe and beyond.
EU FP7 ANTICORRP project researchers, anti-corruption experts and Executive Master’s Students gathered at Berlin’s Hertie School for a workshop to discuss the continued development of second generation indicators.
The 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) aims to raise the profile o family farming and smallholder farming by focusing world attention on its significant role in eradicating hunger and poverty, providing food security and nutrition, improving livelihoods, managing natural resources, protecting the environment, and achieving sustainable development, in particular in rural areas.
The Social Economy Alliance – spearheaded by 24 organisations, including Co-operative Energy, Co-operatives UK and the Wales Co-operative Centre – is drafting up proposals to encourage political parties to include a more social outlook in its manifestos for the 2015 general election.