Registration for social cooperatives international school 2017 is now open

Registration for the Social Cooperatives International School 2017 (19~22 Oct 2017, Naples, Italy) is now open (Deadline: 6th of September). The School, with a high entrepreneurial profile and an international spirit, is open to social cooperators from all over the world and specifically addressed to cooperatives’ managers. 2017 International School is organised by CICOPA (International Organisation of Industrial and Service Cooperation – A Sector of the International Co-operative Alliance) member Federsolidarietà Nazionale which is the largest federation of social cooperatives.

Summary of 3rd edition of the Social Cooperative Internatonla School

Session 1 – Introduction: social cooperatives normative framework and best practices in the international context

Session 2 – How to communicate about social cooperatives

Session 3 – Social farming: social inclusion, work, educational services and more

Session 4 – Management and leadership in social cooperatives Seminar – Work, sharing economy, platforms – towards a cooperative approach?

Interested applicants should fill in attached the registration form and send it to You can check out the programme details and logistical information hereAlso, you can refer to the previous edition of the international school such as 2015 edition video and summary of 2016 edition


For further details of the school please visit CICOPA homepage