This site provides Canadians with resources and consultants to help develop co-operatives.


You are invited to a Tele-learning session on What is CoopZone & How Can it be Useful to You? on March 31, 2015

Want to find out more about CoopZone? Want to find out how it would help you? Here is a chance to get more information and ask questions. There will be two sessions, one in English and one in French. CoopZone is the Network of co-operative developers, and individuals and organizations with interest in co-op development.

CoopZone 2014 AGM

CoopZone's AGM took place on Wednesday, September 29, 2014, by conference call.

There were 24 members present and three guests. Staff, board and financial reports were shared and approved. Peter provided an update on the CoopZone Development training program and director elections were also conducted. Ethel Côté and Martin Van Den Borre were both elected by acclamation for two seats at-large that were open.

Proceedings from 2014 CWCF-CoopZone Conference!

The 2014 CWCF-CoopZone Conference got excellent reviews from participants.   Key highlights of the Conference included  Co-op Showcase Ignite presentations, presentations and discussion on the Indivisible Reserve and the new CWCF strategic plan and sessions on Co-op Member Engagement and Recruitment, and Evaluation in a Worker Co-op.  There were also sessions focused on co-op developers.

CoopZone Spring 2014 Newsletter

Lots of exciting news at CoopZone; Announcing Cross Canada Co-op Developer Check-In, new Tele-learning Session on Mutli-stakeholder Co-ops, Training courses, the conference and much more. Also find out about our new Co-operators member benefits insurance program.

CoopZone Training Program
CoopZone Training Program

Did you know that there is another Coop Zone? Coop Zone (or the "Zone Coop") is a consumer cooperative in Quebec City, which offers the university community -- and the academic world -- a range of products and high quality services tailored to the needs of its members throughout their educational and professional path; hardware and technical services, books and stationery, e-books, art supplies, clothing and promotional items.

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