Robin Puga

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About Robin Puga

Host and executive producer Robin Puga has been with Each For All from its beginning in 2006. Robin studied at the British Columbia Institute of Co-operative Studies (BCICS) and is active in the co-op community. In addition to working in the technology sector he’s a founding member of the CanTrust worker co-op and previous board member of the BC Co-op Association.

Co-ops in the time of COVID – Check-ins with John Kay, Thom Armstrong & Ross Gentleman

This is our monthly checkin for April 7th, 2020. The entire world has changed in the 5 weeks since we last spoke. Tonight we discuss what the present and future holds for co-operatives in the time of COVID. How impactful will this pandemic be on the co-op sector and our world? What can we look forward to?

By |2020-04-07T16:04:26-07:00April 7th, 2020|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: The Role of Co-ops in Sustainable Development

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, on the occasion of the 2016 International Day of Co-operatives, July 2nd 2016, said: “I urge Governments to create an enabling environment for cooperatives to thrive and grow. Let us harness the power of co-operatives to achieve the SDGs and create a world of dignity and opportunity for all."

By |2020-02-10T16:58:30-08:00February 11th, 2020|Show|0 Comments

Unifor and Federated Co-ops Limited Locked in Labour Dispute at Regina Refinery

800 Federated Co-operatives Limited employees, members of labour union Unifor-594, have been locked out of their workplace in a Regina refinery since December 5, 2019. This dispute, starting from pension plan disagreements and escalating into a full protest in the last few weeks, has grabbed Canada-wide media attention, putting the word 'co-op' front and center for [...]

By |2020-02-05T08:47:14-08:00January 30th, 2020|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: Green City Growers & Evergreen Energy Solutions

  This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.      Joshua Peterman explores a fascinating model for developing social enterprises in Cleveland, Ohio.  On this [...]

By |2019-11-26T13:47:54-08:00November 28th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: Association of Cooperative Educators

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  The Association of Cooperative Educators (ACE) has been a leading figure in co-op education since its founding in [...]

By |2019-10-03T09:09:15-07:00October 3rd, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: Wood Shop Workers Co-operative

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  This episode we do a deep dive into what has become a staple of the worker co-op scene [...]

By |2019-09-19T10:09:41-07:00September 19th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From The Archives: East End Food Co-op, Vancouver SOUP, Groundswell

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  In this episode we'll be doing a triple community showcase! The East End Food Co-op, Vancouver SOUP, and [...]

By |2020-02-26T14:17:10-08:00September 12th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: NorWest Co-op Community Health Centre

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  Since 1972 NorWest Co-op Community Health Co-op has been the only non-profit community based health care agency in [...]

By |2019-08-13T16:04:12-07:00August 22nd, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: Sustainability Solutions Group

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  Sustainability Solutions Group (SSG), is a worker co-op of diverse disciplines, personalities, cultures, and expertise working on sustainability [...]

By |2019-08-08T16:59:37-07:00August 8th, 2019|Show|0 Comments