GA2016: Documentation and results

La Bergerie de Villarceaux, lovely eco-centre and organic farm outside Paris, was the convivial setting for RIPESS Europe’s 5th General Assembly, which took place from 20 to 22 June 2016, thanks to the hospitality of the Foundation for the Progress of Humankind (FPH). Several new members and observers participated.

Here you can find reports, summaries of the speeches and documentation produced within the three days.

MONDAY 20th June 2016

Introductory round table
Solidarity Europe: the challenges of SSE and the building of a movement for a real change

Claudia Neubauer (FPH)
Jean-Louis Laville (CNAM and advisory council conseil RIPESS EU) [pdf]
Josette Combes (MES and coordination committe RIPESS EU) [pdf]

TUESDAY 21st June

Workshops and working groups

1) Inter-cooperation, networking & Co-construction [pdf]
2) Rethinking the economy, work and solidarity enterprise [pdf]
3) Social indicators, impact & social audits [pdf]
4) Panorama of SSE – mapping and visibility [pdf]
5) Solidarity Economy, Agroecology et Food Sovereignty [pdf]
6) SSE laws & public policies [pdf]

General Assembly – Pl

  • GA 2016 statutory report [pdf]
  • Activity report 2015-2016 [pdf]
  • Strategic orientations 2016-2018 [pdf]

  • Financial résultat 2015 [pdf]
  • Changes in the articles of association [pdf]
  • Advisory Council report [pdf]


Round Table: “Which public policies for the SSE: European legislation and spaces of co-construction for the Social Solidarity Economy” [pdf]

  • Presentation by Judith Hitchman on the international dimension [pdf]
  • List of participants [pdf]