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Sociocracy in co-operatives

18th April 2023, 10am – 1pm, online

Who’s it for? This session is designed for co-op and community business advisors or organisers who want to improve their understanding of sociocracy, governance options and techniques when working with groups.

Sociocracy is an inclusive, equitable and effective way of working. It is growing in popularity, particularly among worker co-ops and multi-stakeholder co-ops.

The workshop will provide:

  • An introduction to sociocratic governance and techniques.
  • The application of these approaches in co-operatives.
  • Useful techniques for working with client groups.


Trainer: Abbie Kempson, People Support Co-op

Cost: £50

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