Convergence of Movements

Frontiers of Commoning

Despite the deepening crisis of neoliberalism in Europe, there has not been a united response or convergence of movements to build a shared alternative vision.

To explore the possibilities for cooperation among important social movements in Europe, CSG brought together participants associated with movements dedicated to co-operatives, degrowth, Social and Solidarity Economy, peer production, Transition Towns, ecological/sustainability, and the commons. Discussions focused on the distinct strengths and weaknesses of the respective movements, the broader challenge of contributing to systemic change, and strategies for fostering a collaborative convergence.

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