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Women’s co-op in Jordan grows business by forming new partnerships

Being part of a co-op makes women members feel empowered

ICA Gender Equality Committee releases International Women’s Day statement

Co-operatives offer “unique opportunities for women to gain ownership, raise their voices, and participate actively in…

Central Co-op marks International Women’s Day with Women’s Voices event

The day featured a range of speeches and sessions showcasing the co-op’s work in various areas

Meet… Xiomara Nuñez de Cespedes, chair of the ICA Gender Equality Committee

'This year we highlight the advances of women in the digital age and emphasise the need…

Next steps for Central Co-op’s Malawi Partnership

Central Co-op developed a programme of support for co-ops in Malawi to transform their trading capacity

How Central Co-op is helping Ukrainian women rebuild their lives in the UK

Two Ukrainian women shared their stories of escaping war at the Central Co-op Women's Voices event

Central Co-op holds Women’s Voices event to celebrate International Women’s Day

'I didn’t go to an elite school. I didn’t spend my youth dreaming about being king…

Irish co-op apex launches charter to promote gender equality across the sector

There is chronic inequality when it comes to female representation and influence on co-op boards. It…

ICMIF and UN open applications for innovation challenge in mutual insurance

The partnership will promote innovative mutual insurance schemes to better protect the most vulnerable in developing…

ICA Gender Equality Committee publishes statement for International Women’s Day

This year the UN observes the day under the theme 'DigitALL: Innovation and technology for gender…

How co-operatives work for women in Africa

In Africa, as elsewhere, inequalities persist between women and men in terms of access to and…