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Strategies for developing immigrant worker co-ops

Author: Hazel Corcoran; Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation.; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
Publisher: [Kentville, N.S.] : Canadian Worker Cooperative Federation = Fédération canadienne des coopératives de travail, (Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, 2009. 2011).
Series: desLibris., Documents collection.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hazel Corcoran; Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation.; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1109950745
Notes: "March 2009".
Issued as part of the desLibris documents collection.
Description: 1 online resource (20 pages) : digital file.
Contents: Acknowledgments --
I. Background --
II. Advantages of worker co-ops for immigrants and refugees --
III. Limited resources and specific immigrant and refugee challenges --
IV. Clarity of goals for the co-op in development --
V. Strategies to develop immigrant worker co-ops. 1. A comprehensive, single-industry strategy such as WAGES ; 2. Co-op development with support by organizations such as SEED Winnipeg or the Center for Family Life ; 3. Partnership approach, with an immigrant-serving agency and co-op developer(s) ; 4. A one-off approach --
opportunistic, led by a self-identifying group and independent developer ; 5. Replication of an existing worker co-op ; 6. Expansion of an existing worker co-op that may eventually lead to a new but related worker co-op ; 7. Conversion of an existing business --
VI. Analysis of the strategies --
VII. Conclusion.
Series Title: desLibris., Documents collection.
Responsibility: researched and written by Hazel Corcoran.
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