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  • June 12, 2018 News

Co-op News for June 12, 2018

June 12th, 2018|0 Comments

News Co-op Housing Federations meets in Victoria, celebrates 50th Over 700 housing co-op members and staff from across Canada met last week in Victoria for the 50th Annual Meeting of the Co-operative Housing Federation of [...]

  • June 5, 2018 News

Co-op News for June 5, 2018

June 5th, 2018|0 Comments

News Vancouver Island pre-school co-op could be closing A rent increase from the local school district could force one of Western Canada’s oldest school houses — and a pre-school co-op — to close its doors. [...]

  • Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation

CASC Showcase: CASC 101 / Walmart & Nicaraguan Farm Co-ops / Fairtrade Co-ops

June 4th, 2018|0 Comments

In this show Each For All host Dale McGladdery discusses Fair Trade co-ops with Professor Darryl Reed of York University, and the impact of Walmart on farmer co-ops in Nicaragua with Dr. Sara Elder, Mitacs Canadian Science Policy Fellow.

  • Co-operative Congress 2018

Co-operative Congress 2018 Preview

June 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC) fifth annual Co-operative Congress is taking place in Victoria, British Columbia, June 19–21, 2018. Host Sandy Goldman gets an overview of the Co-Op Congress from Paul Cabaj, the CMC Manager of Co-operative Development and Strategic Partnerships.

  • May 29, 2018 News

Co-op News for May 29, 2018

May 29th, 2018|0 Comments

News Mountain Equipment Co-op gets involved with scientific expeditions Canadian outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op, or MEC, is working with The Royal Canadian Geographical Society to kit out a series of important explorations. The expeditions [...]

  • Aboriginal Treaty Rights

Cooperative Federalism

May 27th, 2018|0 Comments

What is "cooperative federalism" and how does it impact the Trans Mountain pipeline? BC based aboriginal and constitutional lawyer Jack Woodward explains.

Co-op News for May 22, 2018

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

News Credit union steps up to help B.C. town The B.C. town of Grand Forks is in crisis—and the local credit union is helping out. Since early May, Grand Forks and region has been facing [...]

  • May 15, 2018 News

Co-op News for May 15, 2018

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

News Cannabis Co-op in Kootenays offers to buy grow site Cannabis plants could be replacing flowers and trees in the greenhouses of Georama Growers near Nelson, B.C., by next year. Kootenay Outdoor Producer Co-op hopes [...]

  • April 24, 2018 News

Co-op News for April 24, 2018

April 24th, 2018|0 Comments

News Co-op Housing Federation welcomes B.C. investment in community housing The Co-op Housing Federation of BC is praising the provincial government’s historic investment in the community housing sector. Last week, the government announced it will [...]

ZooShare (North America’s 1st Zoo-Biogas Plant)

April 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

ZooShare, a unique project that will soon be helping convert animal manure, or poo, from the Toronto Zoo and food waste from grocery stores into fertilizer and renewable power for the Ontario grid. We spoke with Daniel Bida, the executive director of ZooShare, to get the full poop, pun intended, on the project.

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