The Power of Communication sessions will discover the Power of Branding; Participation in the media revolution; Uniting the world through the power of a story; Communication theory into practice and an Integrated Internet Identity.
The resilience of co-operatives to the economic crisis will be explored in a key number of sessions entitled ‘At the Forefront of the New Economic Age’. The workshops will look at how co-operatives have massively continued to operate in the real economy at the local level and in close contact with ordinary people’s needs through banking, insurance, housing and development.
‘Building Knowledge’ will also be a key thematic workshop at the event. These sessions will look at co-operative education and training; accountancy standards and the World Co-operative Monitor.