Long term aim

‘Great things happen when people co-operate. Through learning we empower and inspire individuals, co-operatives and communities to use co-operative values and principles to build a fairer world.’


  • Developing Co-operators: developing knowledge, skills, attitudes and behaviours to enable people to be effective co-operators.
  • Building Co-operative Capacity: building capacity in new, emerging and exisiting co-operatives through embedding co-operative values and principles.
  • Advancing Co-operative Policy: advancing a policy context where co operatives can flourish.
  • Progressing Global Co-operation: progressing global understanding of the co operative ethos.