Young & Free Spokespeople from all over North America collaborate on a fun cooperative video to celebrate the International Year of Cooperatives. Did you know that credit unions are financial Cooperatives? As cooperatively owned and democratically controlled financial institutions, credit unions worldwide have an unprecedented opportunity to increase public awareness about the movement's contributions to socio-economic development, promote membership growth and encourage the adoption of policies and legislation that promote long-term growth and stability.
The Guardian Sustainable Business features an interview with ICA President Pauline Green. She argues that co-operative business models offer more to the communities they operate in, and they're scalable. View interview here.