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Saturday, July 9 • 9:30am - 10:45am
Sustainable Development Goals and Social Solidarity Economy - Lessons From the Grassroots, Impacting Macro Economy

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The UN adopted in September 2015 the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’S) for the 2016-2030 period. The workshop will explore ground examples of people challenges the dominant economic models Through micro case studies from Asia- Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Cambodia, Indonesia & Philippines ordinary people are making the change and challenging the stereotypes. Presentation of micro case studies and drawing lessons using a SDG framework. Participants will walk away knowing that small actions put together can have a major impact but this requires systematic documentation and data collection.

Speakers
avatar for Denison Jayasooria

Denison Jayasooria

Deputy Chair, Ripess Asia
PhD in sociology (Oxford Brookes University, UK). Working at the Institute of Ethnic Studies, National University of Malaysia (UKM). Deputy Chair of RIPESS Asia and ASEC and member of the global RIPESS movement. Recent article "Developing solidarity economy in Asia: innovation in policy and practice" IN Naai Pun et al (2015) Social economy in china and the world. Routledge: London). Member of the RIPESS Board of Directors.
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Yvon Poirer

International delegate, Canadian Community Economic Development Network
Yvon Poirier is Secretary of the Board of the Canadian Community Economic Development Network (CCEDNet). Yvon Poirier is involved in the international work of CCEDNet since 2004. Since 2013 he is member of the Board of the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of Social Solidarity Economy (RIPESS). Through RIPESS, he was involved in the process of adopting the UN development Goals for the period 2015-2030 and in the United Nations... Read More →
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Shigeru Tanaka

Vice executive director at Pacific Asia Resource Center (PARC), a people's think-tank based in Tokyo Japan, with experiences in researching misbehavior by Japanese development cooperation agencies and Japanese multinationals. Member of the RIPESS Board of directors since January 2015.


Saturday July 9, 2016 9:30am - 10:45am
Rockwell Hall 301

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