Social Economy Action Plan: towards a real change in the EU policy ?
Article from the RIPESS Europe newsletter - December 2021
Jason Nardi, December 2021
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On 9 December 2021, the European Commission adopted a new action plan on the social economy, along with other very important measures that are intended to place social economy at the center of a new model of “social and productive Europe” for the next decade.
But is the plan really promoting and supporting a Social Solidarity Economy with a strong transformative potential to change the Market and Growth led economy into something different or is it just some form collateral support to a third sector, to social or more responsible businesses, with some social and green colouring?
Social Economy Europe
Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions