The Commissioner of Social Economy of Barcelona and the President of the Table of the Third Sector attended the General Assembly of Suara
28 November, 2017
The Commissioner for Social Economy, Local Development and Consumption of the Barcelona City Council, Álvaro Porro, and the president of the Board of Entities of the Third Social Sector of Catalonia, Francina Alsina, participated as guests at the last General Assembly Extraordinary of Suara Cooperativa, which was held last Saturday, November 25 at the International Convention Center of Barcelona with the assistance of more than 800 members. Porro and Alsina thanked the opportunity to be in an assembly of Suara.
The Assembly was, among others, to approve, with a large majority, the modification of one of the chapters of the Internal Regulation governing the members of the Cooperative, and that improves their conditions. This review is made in the framework of a process that began at the beginning of 2016 and will culminate next spring, to guarantee a fully participatory process.
The meeting space with the partners was also used to present the work being done by a group of 25 professionals from the cooperative to launch the Suara Ethics Committee soon, as well as the work carried out by 4 different projects: the First Reception Center Sarrià for people in a situation of homelessness (the City Council of Barcelona), the reinsertion flat for internal people of penitentiary centers of Figueres (Department of Justice of the Generalitat), Fem Família (service of attention to the families of the Consortium of the Barrio de la Mina) and the Suara Innovation team.