Resource Spotlight: Starting and Launching a Cooperative in a Participatory Manner

Start.COOP – a Step-by-step tool to start up a cooperative – Training Guide

Start.COOP, developed by the International Labour Organization (ILO), is a low-cost, easy to use training tool for those interested in starting and launching a cooperative in a participatory manner. It draws on technical content from existing materials in different ILO cooperative training tools and uses peer-to-peer, activity based learning methodology from the ILO’s Community-Based Enterprise Development (C-BED) program.