Co-operatives can play a much larger role in supporting gender equality, said two leading women from the International Co-operative Alliance.
Oxfam America has launched a campaign to encourage the top three chocolate companies in the world to treat the women who grow and pick the cocoa better.
A Fairtrade co-operative in Western Uganda has pioneered a ground-breaking training scheme to help to increase gender equality throughout the region.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Co-operative News spoke to Lola Sanjuán Jurado, President of Amecoop Andalucia, an association of women co-operators promoting ...
BAFTA nominated UK comic Jessica Hynes learnt the true meaning of girl power after visiting the Akoma Co-operative Ghana.
Although inequality in pay between men and women remains high in Europe, a new survey shows that salaries in worker co-operatives tend to foster gender equality.
Being the International Year of Co-operatives, I had the opportunity during a trip to India to meet a number of senior officials working in the co-operative sector both at ...
A senior figure in the House Of Lords is calling for a new campaign to break down the barriers which still deter women from achieving their potential.
From 1846 right through to the modern day, co-operatives have accepted women as members and driven equality.
The lush green ﬁelds of Kenya’s Rift Valley are home to thousands of small-scale dairy farmers like Mary Rono. Initially selling her milk as an individual producer, ...
Around 700 women in Kenya have been brought together to form the Bahati Weavers Co-operative Society.
In celebration of International Women's Day, this spotlight looks at how co-operatives empower women throughout the world
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