Social Solidarity Economy & the Commons
Social Solidarity Economy and the Commons: Contributions to the Deepening of Democracy
The second international conference “Social Solidarity Economy and the Commons” will be a meeting point for researchers, activists, public officials and social entrepreneurs involved in social and solidarity economy, governance of the commons and new social movements in different parts of the world.
The conference will take place from the 6th to 8th of November 2019 at the Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL) in Lisbon, Portugal. The aim is to co-create an open, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary space for exchange of knowledge and socio-political experiences on new approaches to economic organisation and governance based in solidarity, cooperation and common ownership from across the world.
The conference is organized by the Centre for International Studies (CEI-IUL), with the support of the Department of Political Economy at ISCTE-IUL, the Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Changes (cE3c) in the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon and theSolidarity Economy Incubator at the Federal University of Alagoas (UFAL) in Brazil. This document launches the conference’s call for contributions. It also includes information about organization of the conference, the topics addressed, registration details and participation costs. We will post regular updates about its organization on the event’s webpage (https://ssecommons.cei.iscte-iul.pt ), as well as send them by e-mail and through the social media accounts of CEI-IUL (Facebook and Twitter).
Any questions regarding organization of the conference or participation can be sent firstname.lastname@example.org.
The call for papers is now open. Deadline for submission is May 31, 2019. More info.
- Conference registration
Professors/lecturers, researchers and other professionals – € 100, 00
Students (Proof of enrolment in a higher education program required)* – € 50, 00
Members of Solidarity Economy initiatives and community development organizations (documentary proof or letter of reference from the organization required) – FREE
*Registration is FREE for students of ISCTE-IUL, FCUL and UFAL
- Organizing committee
Ana Margarida Esteves (CEI-IUL) Rogério Roque Amaro (CEI-IUL)
Maria de Fátima Ferreiro (Departamento de Economia Política, ISCTE-IUL) Raquel Silva (CEI-IUL)
Leonardo Leal (CEI-IUL; Universidade Federal de Alagoas– UFAL)
Gil Pessanha Penha-Lopes (Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FCUL)