UCC Diploma in Corporate Direction – by ICOS

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in Activities, News |

Strong engagement in upskilling by co-ops welcomed as ICOS UCC Diploma in Corporate Direction (Food Business) kicks off Directors from co-ops including Aurivo, Bandon, Centenary Thurles, Dairygold, Drinagh, Glanbia, Kerry, Lisavaird and Lakeland Dairies have commenced the Diploma in Corporate Direction provided by UCC and ICOS Skillnet, the Continuing Professional Development and training arm of the Irish Co-operative Organisation Society. The...

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Pilot sessions in progress. We test the training materials.

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Activities, News |

We are already after the conference to summarize the project. Pilot sessions are currently underway at which each partner of the project tests the e-platform and training material. For example in Spain Pilot session in the city of Cambados- Galicia-Spain. Our partners with co-operative’s learners is Condes de Albarei. Session made by Asociación Galega de Cooperativas Agroalimentarias, Agaca and in Poland Session made by Association for...

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Final conference of the Project – relation

Posted by on Aug 1, 2017 in Activities, News |

Museo do Pobo Galego (Museum of Galician People) on July 21, 2017 – beautiful environment and important task – summary of 2 years of work on the project. Santiago, at the Museo do Pobo Galego (Santiago de Compostela), our team present the results of the project Strategic partnership for innovating the training of trainers of the European Agri-food cooperatives. ToTCOOP + i (co-funded by the Erasmus + program), designed to improve...

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Ready to manage the co-operation – final conference of the Project

Posted by on Jul 11, 2017 in Activities, News |

On July 21, 2017, Santiago de Compostela, a city in northwestern Spain, in the province of A Coruña, the capital of the Galician region, will host a conference to summarize the project ToTCOOP + i (Strategic partnership for innovating the training of trainers of the European Agri-food cooperatives.)   Place: Museo do Pobo Galego (Museum of Galician People) San Domingos de Bonaval – 15703 Santiago de Compostela   In program:...

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International Day of Co-operatives – 1 July

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Activities, News |

Slogan of this year is: “Co-operatives ensure no one is left behind”. “The theme was selected by the Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Co-operatives (COPAC), which the Alliance currently chairs. Inclusion not only captures the people-focused nature of co-operative enterprises, but also echoes the co-operative principles of voluntary and open membership, democratic member control and member economic participation....

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Training tools – project product – available soon

Posted by on May 31, 2017 in Activities, News |

The activities of the ToTCOOP+i Project are focus on providing tools, materials and solutions for cooperatives, trainers and cooperative managers. The effect we expect is to increase the opportunities on the cooperative market, to facilitate their management and management of the team, but also the whole enterprise and to gain competence in innovative solutions that are implemented on the market. Therefore, for a longer duration of the project,...

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