Welcome to the press and media page for the ICA's 33rd World Cooperative Congress. Here you will find facts, information, images and assets associated with the event.

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About the World Cooperative Congress

The International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) is a non-profit international association that represents more than 310 cooperative federations and organisations across 109 countries. The ICA organises World Cooperative Congresses every 5-10 years to bring together the global cooperative movement. The 33rd Congress is taking place as a hybrid event, hosted in Seoul, Republic of Korea, and also online, between 1-3 December 2021, under the theme “Deepening Our Cooperative Identity”.

  • Download further information on cooperatives, ICA and the World Cooperative Congress here.
  • During the event, additional images will be uploaded to the ICA Flickr account here.
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