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Young entrepreneurs and professionals met in Malaysia

With over 180 participants from 50 countries, the Global Youth Forum Cooperative Entrepreneurship 2020 (GYF20) was designed to offer young people new practical skills through 110 interactive sessions with trainers from around the world.
Young entrepreneurs and professionals met in Malaysia

#coopyouth making a difference!

The ICA General Assembly unanimously passed the Youth Resolution in October 2019.
Resolución de la ACI sobre Juventud

Promoting youth in the cooperative movement

Do you also think youth are a key actor of change? Help us make the #coopyouth Network Action Plan a success!
Participation

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We invite you to join the new #coopyouth network discussion forum! Post your questions, learn from each other, and discuss together.
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Welcome to ICA's Youth Network

The International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) formed the Youth Network in 2003 to give advice, help and representation to the cooperative youth movement. Its members and adherents are young people from all nationalities, who are working together to build more just and equitable societies.

Regional Youth Committees & Networks

There are four Regional Youth Committees and Networks.

Join the Youth Network

We are a group of young people around the world working together for a better world. 

OUR WORK

The ICA Youth Network is here to:
REPRESENT

REPRESENT

We represent youth who are interested in cooperatives and cooperation.
CONNECT

CONNECT

We connect youth by creating spaces for reflection, discussion and training.
ADVISE

ADVISE

We advise youth by facilitating opportunities to promote time and space for reflection, discussion, exchange, research and training.

LATEST COOPERATIVE NEWS

Mentorship
16 Jul 2020

The Youth Network is looking for mentors to help young…

GYF20 website
Replication Project
12 May 2020

The Youth Network is pleased to open the call for…

#coopyouth network discussion forum

We have created a forum for the #coopyouth network to be connected, built on open source software.

Post your questions, learn from each other, and let's discuss together!

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Upcoming Youth Network Events

The Youth Network is in the process of becoming a Thematic Committee of the ICA and revising its

Meeting
Seoul, KR

This will be a workshop for all youth attending the Congress and in the cooperative movement in

Conference or Summit, Meeting
Seoul, KR

Youth Network Publications