International Co-operative Business Education Consortium (ICBEC)

Community Forum

International collaboration to support the creation of co-operative business education

The Community Forum is a place for everyone interested in co-operative business education to meet, discuss and make proposals to the ICBEC.

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The Purpose of the CBE Consortium:

To have a global common platform for leaders in business education for co-operatives (credit unions, mutuals) so they can better understand each other’s programs and mandates, collaborate where mutually beneficial, avoid overlap where possible, and ensure program relevance to the needs of co-operative enterprises globally.


Awareness among co-operatives (credit unions, mutuals) and support for existing programs is currently quite low. Imagine the momentum we can create to develop our existing and current co-operative leaders into high performing co-operative managers if the sector was more aware and supportive. Working together we can offer the best possible options to co-operatives for development of current and future co-operative managers.

Ilana Gotz
University Campus Co-operatives
16 replies Last active March 14th, 2020 14:28
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
Co-op College / Sheffield Business School Survey on Co-op / SE Education
2 replies Last active August 23rd, 2016 20:25
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
What shall we discuss at the International Co-operative Summit in Quebec
4 replies Last active February 17th, 2016 00:38
George Cheney
Sharing Links, PDFs, Articles, Papers and Presentations
14 replies Last active January 28th, 2016 16:15
George Cheney
Conference, Journal Special Issue, & Other Calls for Papers/Proposals
1 replies Last active December 2nd, 2015 16:05
George Cheney
Cooperative Development Foundation (US): Grants (including support for educational tools)
0 replies Last active November 30th, 2015 19:49
George Cheney
CONFERENCE CFP--EGOS--Stream on cooperatives and Participation--Naples--7-9 July--deadline 11 January 2016
0 replies Last active November 29th, 2015 21:33
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
How to control the amount of email you get
1 replies Last active November 28th, 2015 09:51
George Cheney
CFP: Special Issue of ORGANIZATION on alternative economics--deadline 28 February 2016
2 replies Last active November 25th, 2015 09:19
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
Cooperative Education Conference
2 replies Last active November 10th, 2015 16:51
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
Quebec 2016 - International Summit
2 replies Last active October 7th, 2015 07:21
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
FETSE (Emes Higher Education Project)
0 replies Last active September 1st, 2015 09:05
Joss Winn
Help us develop a model for co-operative higher education
9 replies Last active August 30th, 2015 21:25
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
Co-operative Higher Education Database
1 replies Last active August 30th, 2015 11:36
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
New Resources for Education on Solidarity Cooperatives / Enterprises
0 replies Last active August 21st, 2015 10:39
Joss Winn
Marie Curie Individual Fellowship in Co-operative Higher Education
1 replies Last active May 19th, 2015 16:18
Impact of financial cooperatives on competition and pricing
2 replies Last active May 19th, 2015 14:32
Rory (as User)
Should member discussions be visible to the 'Community Forum'?
3 replies Last active April 26th, 2015 09:54
Rory Ridley-Duff (SHU)
Can I write in my native language on Loomio?
0 replies Last active March 6th, 2015 08:18