Passing of Ian MacPherson, drafter of the latest version of the cooperative principles

By Hazel Corcoran, Executive director of the Canadian Worker Cooperative Federation (CWCF) It is with profound sadness that we report the sudden death of Dr. Ian MacPherson, on...

By Hazel Corcoran, Executive director of the Canadian Worker Cooperative Federation (CWCF)

It is with profound sadness that we report the sudden death of Dr. Ian MacPherson, on November 16, 2013, at the age of 74 years. Ian was nationally and internationally renowned as a cooperator and cooperative historian, and had nearly fifty years of service to the cooperative movement including as the founding President of the Canadian Cooperative Association.


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