Tag Archives: Cooperatives

Cosmetics Cooperative in Oaxaca, Mexico

Hello fellow cooperators, We came across another great cosmetics cooperative in Oaxaca, Mexico and we just had to share it with you. It’s amazing how much people can accomplish by working together and cooperating. “Cosmeticos Naturales de Mazunte” is an … Continue reading

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Co-Soap Joins Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives

Co-Soap is happy to announce that as of October 11, 2011, Two Oaks Cooperative Inc. (our umbrella Corporation) is the newest member to the Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives. The Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives (pronounced “NoBOSS”) is … Continue reading

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Cooperative Spotlight: Coopedota R.L.

This blog post is a spotlight on a contemporary example of one large and hugely successful worker’s cooperative hailing from Costa Rica’s Dota valley. Coopedota is a great model for the communal developments that can arise from a spirit of … Continue reading

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So What Exactly Is A Cooperative?

As defined by the International Cooperative Alliance, a cooperative is an autonomous association of persons united voluntary to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through jointly owned and democratically controlled enterprises. Co-operatives are based on the … Continue reading

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