BRIEF REPORT ON THE ASIAN SOLIDARITY ECONOMY FORUM

Brief Reflections by ASEF KL2011 Chair Datuk Dr Denison Jayasooria November 5, 2011 We very successfully hosted the 3rd Asian Solidarity Economy Forum from Oct 31 to Nov 2, 2011 at Kuala Lumpur. I am deeply grateful to all the volunteers who worked hard and the 100 over people who served as moderators, speakers, taking … More BRIEF REPORT ON THE ASIAN SOLIDARITY ECONOMY FORUM

Solidarity Economy: Origins and development of the concept and the movement

«English» «Français» The expression «Social economy» goes back to the mid 19th Century. Historians consider that the first modern example of social economy is the creation of the Rochdale Equitable Pioneers Society in the United Kingdom (1844). The concept itself became known in France with Charles Dunoyer who published in 1830 Nouveau traité d’économie sociale … More Solidarity Economy: Origins and development of the concept and the movement

New publication

Solidarity Economy I: Building Alternatives for People and Planet By Emily Kawano Paperback: $25.00 Ships in 3–5 business days Another world is not just possible. It is being built. So many of us wish for something more—an economy we can feel a partf, not that makes us feel like a disposable cog in a soulless … More New publication