Posts by Kat D

Fearless Cities

International Municipalist Summit to be held in Barcelona, 9-11 June “In the face of hate, walls and borders, we’ll build global networks of solidarity and hope.” Fearless Cities is a summit for the international municipalist movement which will take place 9-11 June in Barcelona, Spain. Around the world, towns and cities are standing up to […]

Reflections from Florence: An interna...

Landscape view of Florence, Italy

ISE’s Matt Wallis was recently invited to spend a week in Italy with an international community of people working to map the Solidarity Economy.   All over the world economic activity is taking place challenging the idea that making as much profit as possible is the only logical way of exchanging goods and services. Initiatives […]

Platform co-operatives: Inspiring ide...

A month ago we joined around 300 others at Open:2017, the UK’s first multi-day conference dedicated to platform co-operatives, organised by The Open Co-op LLP. As one of the early sponsors of the event, we were so excited to help make it happen, and to contribute to what became an incredibly inspiring couple of days. […]

Join us on Friday at Ways Forward 5

On Friday 20 January we’ll be heading up to Manchester for the Ways Forward 5 Conference: Roads to a Democratic Economy. We’re one of the key sponsors of the conference, which is about discussing co-operative and radical alternatives to austerity and capitalism and will debate a range of topics, from ‘global alternatives to global capitalism’, […]