is not only another website, but a tool for change. It’s the project of the new web platform for the Italian solidarity economy network, made by the national thematic group on communication.  The project is gradually developing the portal for the GAS (solidarity purchasing groups), solidarity economy enterprises, inter-gas, districts and networks – merging and restructuring the two older websites : the Gas network ( and the solidarity economy one (

What you see online is version 0.4 which presents news and some general information on the world of the solidarity economy in Italy. The information and reports are associated with one or more tags based on the following questions: who speaks? what territory?

You can search for information using the following filters: the tags (see here), solidarity economy actors (see here) and the territories – in Italy, regions and provinces; outside continents and countries  (see here). You can also do a free text search in the search engine.

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