Community Cooperative Event in Tipperary – Friday 5th June

Resilience, Livelihoods & Local Enterprise Through Community Ownership & Co-operatives

Friday 5th June 2015

Community Shops And Pubs * Co-housing * Food Co-ops * Community Energy Co-ops
* Community Supported Agriculture * Car Clubs * Co-op Care

€30 (€20 CONCESSION) + €8 Lunch Option
WeCreate, Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Cloughjordan, Tipperary

This timely event will bring international experts, national thinkers and local entrepreneurs together to inspire and support a co-operative approach to nurturing resilience, livelihoods and new enterprises through community ownership.

Tipperary has a rich tradition of cooperative enterprise and in recent years this has taken off with the community tearoom in Loughmore, the co-operative energy projects in Templederry and Drombane, as well as the many cooperative initiatives in food and housing at the Cloughjordan Ecovillage.

SPEAKERS INCLUDE 
Peter Couchman Chief Executive of the Plunkett Foundation
Mary Fogarty cofounder of Loughmore Co-operative Shop and Tearooms.
Duncan Stewart head judge of the Get Involved contest
Kathleen Predergast the Economic Development Officer with Tipperary County
Gerard Doyle Third Systems Approaches
Peadar Kirby Cloughjordan Ecovillage

Full details and schedule on www.cultivate.ie
* To book or for more info contact Davie at davie@cultivate.ie

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