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Cooperation and mutuality in Quebec


In 1844, the Rochdale pioneers founded the modern cooperative movement in Lancashire, England, with the aim of providing an affordable alternative to poor quality and adulterated food and commodities, by redistributing surpluses to the community. Since then, the cooperative and mutualist movement has boomed; it now extends across the world and encompasses all economic sectors.

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In Quebec, cooperatives and mutuals have continued to grow and have appeared in a multitude of sectors of activity. More than ever, cooperation meets the needs of individuals and communities in terms of proximity, democracy and sustainable development. The population clearly demonstrates their desire to take charge of themselves in order to maintain and create services that reflect their image in the community.

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RDV 2020 cooperation + mutuality kicks off another stage in the development of cooperation in Quebec. It is an awakening to the thousand and one possibilities offered by the coop business model!

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