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Co-operatives in Canada"s northland

A. F. Laidlaw

Co-operatives in Canada"s northland

a report based on the first conference of Arctic co-operatives, held at Frobisher Bay, N.W.T., March 12-18, 1963

by A. F. Laidlaw

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Published by Co-operative Union of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A.F. Laidlaw.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/7667 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination23 leaves ; 28 cm.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2787603M
LC Control Number83214244

  Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu’s. The Chair in Co-operative Enterprises was established in with grants from the Province of Manitoba’s Ministry of Housing and Community Development, Red River Cooperative Limited, Federated Co-operatives Limited, Co-operators Canada, Arctic Cooperatives Limited, Credit Union Central of Manitoba and Assiniboine Credit Union. Funded by the Co-operative Retailing System and Federated Co-operatives Limited, Co-operatives First promotes and supports business development based on the co-operative model in rural and Indigenous communities across Western Canada.


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Using the input-output tables at Statistics Canada, researchers took the data from co-operatives across over 60 activity codes used by Industry Canada to determine what ripple effects co-operatives had throughout the economy. Co-operatives, credit unions and co-operative insurance companies Co-operatives in Canadas northland book a direct economic impact (GDP) of $22, million in – and through.

Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada / Coopératives et mutuelles Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. 1, likes 8 talking about this 7 were here. Canada's voice for co 5/5(1). Pages in category "Cooperatives in Canada" The following 23 pages are in this category, out of 23 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). CO-OPERATIVES Co-operatives in Canadas northland book CANADA SITUATION - The statistics are Co-operatives in Canadas northland book on data received from 5, non-financial co-operatives representing million members, Co-operatives in Canadas northland book billion in total revenues and $ billion in assets.

These co-operatives employed o people of which 75 percent were full-time employees. Samuel Carter who became a first president of the Co-operative Union of Canada together with George Keen were impressed by labour co-operatives and tried to create one in Guelph inwhere he owned a knitting mill and further was a major in – In spite of his huge power in the city his attempt failed.

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Reporting co-operatives in contributed o full-time and part-time jobs to the Canadian labour market. This represents a % decrease from Inalmost 78% of co-operative jobs were held within three sectors: Wholesale and Retail (41%).

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The CDI was established to facilitate the strengthening and creation of new and existing co- operatives in areas of federal interest including: the knowledge economy, community capacity File Size: 1MB. View the top co-operatives from around the world In Octoberthe International Co-operative Alliance released the Global report.

View this map to see where in the world these co-operatives are, and view them by. Federated Co-operatives Limited provides central wholesaling, processing, manufacturing, and administrative services to its more than three hundred retail co-operatives across Western Canada and Northwestern Ontario.

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Co-operatives in Canada in is an annual publication that provides national baseline data on the co-operatives Government of Canada has been collecting and publishing this data since the s. Co-operatives in Canada in is the 79th edition and is based on unweighted data gathered from the and Annual Surveys of Canadian Co-operatives that are.

co-operatives. Non-financial co-ops in Canada by province NL 19 NS PE 54 NB NT 9 NU 24 BC AB SK MB ON QC 2, YT 1 For the full report and to find the full Measuring the Co-operative Difference research archive, visit THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF CO-OPERATIVES IN CANADA Between andco.

Canadian Co-operative Association: International Development Through Co-operatives The Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA) is a not-for-profit co-operative with a. Continuing housing co-operatives emerged during the s as an innovative way to meeting housing needs and foster community development.

Many Canadians, especially families with children, could no longer afford home ownership and faced difficulty finding good-quality rental housing. Key research reports developed by the Co-operatives Secretariat of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada are provided below as part of the transfer to Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada.

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As an entrepreneur or business owner, you now have access to Co-operatives in Canadaa collection of baseline data on the co-operatives sector collected by the Government of Canada. The report, now in its 79 th edition, provides an overview of data collected inincluding statistics on co-operative types and ages as well as on co.

Co-operatives First hosts workshops, webinars, and presentations across western Canada to spread the word about what co-ops are, how they work, and how they benefit local economies. We have also created unique online courses on co-operatives and co-op governance with our partner the Canadian Centre for the Study of Co-operatives.5/5(1).

Introduction. Conventional histories of Canada's co-operatives, outside of Quebec, usually attribute the origins of the Canadian co-operative movement to nineteenth century English settlers who brought co-operative practices learned from English weavers known as the Rochdale pioneers, to establish a network of co-operatives across Canada (MacPherson,a, Cited by: 1.

Although Inuit co-operatives are multipurpose, involved in retail stores, hotels, restaurants, tourism, construction projects and the provision of municipal services, their most successful activity has been the production of stone carvings and limited edition prints for sale in an international market (see Inuit Art; Inuit Printmaking).

The. Search 56 Co Operatives jobs now available in Toronto, ON onthe world's largest job site. A co-operative's business decisions are also guided by a set of co-operative principles, which keeps their need for profitability balanced with the needs of their members and the well-being of their communities.

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For over 50 years, CYL has been educating. IMAGE: Working group in Lloydminster, AB looking to develop a retail co-operative.

Often used to create services, income, and social networks for themselves, co-ops can also be a source of social cohesion, networks of support, training and education, and professional development. Overwhelmingly the top-choice for newcomers using the co-operative model is a consumer co.

Development of Worker Co-operatives in Canada, Centre for the Study of Co-operatives, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Sask. Ayukaw a, M. () Hiroshima Immigrants in Canada – Atlantic Canada Co-operatives Co-operative Enterprises Build a Better Atlantic Canada. As is the International Year of Co-operatives, there has never been a better time to get familiar with the great products and services provided by co-operatives in your area–and all the benefits that co-operatives bring.

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Department of Co-operatives operates under the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations. It derives its powers for the performance of its duties from the provisions of the Co-operative Societies Decree, (NLCD ) and the Co-operative Societies Regulations (L.I.

COMPARISON BETWEEN CO-OPERATIVES IN ONTARIO AND ATLANTIC CANADA Sunny Lam, MES Sunny Lam & Associates A comparison of cooperatives in Ontario and Atlantic Canada (N ew Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island) yielded some visible results.

Major differences are outlined below and the entire comparison can be. Why co-ops are better. The Co-operators Group Limited (CGL) is a Canadian-owned co-operative with over 70 years of history.

Our members include co-operative s and credit union centrals. From communities across the country, they represent a variety of sectors, including agriculture, finance, service, retail/consumer, health and labour. How we support co-operatives One of our principles is “co-operation among co-operatives.” It means that we are committed to working with other co-operatives to strengthen the co-operative movement.

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Naming your co-op or any business structure requires planning and research. Learn about submitting a name request. Your co-op name must be approved and reserved before you can incorporate, register, restore, amalgamate, or change the name of your co-op.

Once approved, your co-op name is reserved for 56 calendar days. The contribution of the cooperative sector to Canada’s GDP in was estimated at $ billion, representing % of the national figure of $1, billion. About CMC—Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC) is a member-driven association that supports, promotes and unites co-operative and mutual organisations.

CMC strives to advance the. Indigenous Cooperatives in Canada: The Complex Relationship Between Cooperatives, Community Economic Development, Colonization, and Culture Article (PDF Available) August with ReadsAuthor: Ushnish Sengupta. A free inside look at Federated Co-Operatives salary pdf based on 61 salaries wages for 52 jobs at Federated Co-Operatives.

Salaries posted anonymously by Federated Co-Operatives employees.Co-operatives: A Survey of Manitobans July 6, Profile of co-operatives Table 2 shows co-operatives that participated in the survey represent a range of business types.

The most common types of co-operatives, representing about 1 in 5 each, are housing (18%) and credit unions/caisses populaires (17%).Today over co-operatives can be found in ebook host of different ebook across the province (Manitoba Cooperative Association Inc., ).

These co-operatives range from car share co-operatives such as the Peg City Car Co-op, to tness co-ops like the Physique Plus Fitness Co-op, and retailers such as the Natural Cycle Co-op.

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