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.

Community Media – Community Radio w/ Freya Zaltz

The elusive Freya Zaltz, who has few photos online however has a massive impact on the radio. It was great to catch up with friend of the station, friend of the show and friend to all community radio stations in Canada, Freya Zaltz. In addition to working for the BC Ministry of the [...]

By |2023-01-01T22:46:53-08:00April 12th, 2022|Show|0 Comments

Lesson from MEC sale – What’s Fair in an Insolvency Process?

We are grateful for the Canadian Centre for the Study of Co-operatives at USkask for their enduring support for our program and for their permission to rebroadcast their lecture series on our show.  Dr. Anna Lund, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law at the University of Alberta. Professor Lund presented at the Brown Bag Lecture series [...]

By |2023-01-01T22:56:54-08:00April 5th, 2022|Show|0 Comments

Mornington Communications Co-operative

Mornington has been serving rural residents in Perth County, Ontario, since 1919. It began as a municipal telephone system using operators and party lines. In 1964 direct dial technology came on board and in 1994, Mornington Municipal Telephone System became Mornington Communications Co-operative. With a head office in Milverton and satellite offices in Stratford, Wellesley [...]

By |2022-03-25T08:33:53-07:00March 22nd, 2022|Show|0 Comments

Ukrainian Agricultural Co-ops in Crisis! / Canadian Co-op Sector Update

Agricultural production cannot be disrupted mid-season, mid-process. Farmers are tied to their land and animals. So what happens to agricultural co-ops during war? Sofia Burtak and Iryna Volovyk, co-op developers with Ukraine's Coop Academy, explain what is has been like on the ground. This interview was recorded on March 1 with Sara Vicari of [...]

By |2022-03-17T09:04:49-07:00March 15th, 2022|Show|0 Comments

A Place to Call Home: Stories of Black Canadians (Housing Central panel)

On February 15th, our friends at Housing Central hosted a panel discussion titled “A Place to Call Home: Stories of Black Canadians”. We at Each For All are grateful to share this educational discussion with you, our listeners. Panelists Selwyn Jacob, Deborah Dobbins, Rachael Otukol, and El Jones shared a powerful, challenging and enlightening discussion.  [...]

By |2022-03-14T00:06:00-07:00February 22nd, 2022|Show|0 Comments

Jessica Gordon-Nembhard on Racial Justice and Co-operatives

Each For All: The Co-operative Connection is pleased to bring you the keynote speech from this past year’s CASC conference - Dr. Jessica Gordon-Nembhard speaks on Racial Justice and Co-operatives. The Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation or CASC is a multidisciplinary network of researchers and practitioners whose work involves co-operatives and co-operation.  It is [...]

By |2022-02-28T11:01:56-08:00February 8th, 2022|Show|0 Comments

Each For All 2021 – Looking back at our history

We have an annual tradition at Each For All of starting the new year by reflecting on what we've covered in the past year. In this year's reflection we also wanted to get to hear more of the stories from our producers, how and why did they get involved in Each For All: The Co-operative [...]

By |2023-01-02T14:24:21-08:00January 4th, 2022|Show|0 Comments

Co-ops Provide Relief During BC Storms/Affordable Housing Update

Aerial shot of Abbotsford flooded November, 2021, brought British Columbia terrible storms, floods and mudslides in what already has been a year marked by a heat dome and wildfires. Hit particularly hard was the Fraser Valley, Merritt, Princeton and numerous First Nations communities.  The stories of neighbours coming to the aid of those [...]

By |2021-12-15T15:26:27-08:00November 30th, 2021|Show|0 Comments

Co-op Week with Zoë Creighton and Kaslo Community Fitness Co-op

It’s Co-op Week! Each For All is excited to be welcoming listeners through Kootenay Co-op Radio CJLY 93.5 FM in Nelson, BC! Our illustrious guest Zoë Creighton helped us make the connection! We are stoked to be syndicated to the Kootenays! For those who might not know what Co-op Week is all about, the Co-ops [...]

By |2021-10-21T08:54:50-07:00October 19th, 2021|Show|1 Comment

Modo and Worker Co-ops: Co-ops leading social change, again!

The team at Each for All stands in solidarity with Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc peoples. We respectfully mourn & join the calls for honouring the 215 Indigenous children through meaningful action & implementation of the Truth And Reconciliation Commission recommendations.  We broadcast from unceded, traditional and ancestral territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh peoples.   We [...]

By |2021-07-05T20:23:11-07:00June 1st, 2021|Show|0 Comments