RIPESS is the Intercontinental Network for the Promotion of the Social Solidarity Economy, which connects social and solidarity economy networks throughout the world. As a network of networks, it brings together continental networks, that in turn bring together national and sector networks, serving as a communication and tool platform for the Solidarity Economy. RIPESS organizes global forums every four years.
Relevance for TRANSIT
The network represents the particular social innovation aim towards a fair and equitable economy; an economy in which planet and people are put centre stage.
Social Innovation Initiatives in the Critical Turning Points-database
Social Innovation Initiatives studied in-depth
Pel, B. and Dumitru, A. (2015) Transformative social innovation narrative of RIPESS. TRANSIT: EU SSH.2013.3.2-1 Grant agreement no: 613169
Pel, B., Lema-Blanco, I. & Dumitru, A. (2017), RIPESS; WP4 case study report, TRANSIT. TRANSIT: EU SSH.2013.3.2-1 Grant agreement no: 613169
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