Cooperatives - an innovative alternative to the pure shareholder value thinking
Congress: "Cooperatives - innovative towards the future" 21 September 2012, KKL Lucerne
Cooperatives in Switzerland should be promoted and strengthened. They provide democratic structures as engines of innovation for a sustainable alternative to the purely profit-oriented corporate forms. This is the conclusion of the first National Congress of Cooperatives on Friday 21 September 2012 in Lucerne. On this event attended 700 people, among them Federal Councillor Johann N. Schneider-Ammann.