The COV hosts the second Conference of Cooperativism and Housing
1 June, 2018
The Cooperativa Obrera de Viviendas (COV) organized last 15th May the second Conference of Cooperativism and Housing, with the support of the Ateneu Cooperatiu Baix Llobregat. Under the heading “Cohousing: housing alternatives for elderly people”, the conference dealt the alternatives of cooperativism and social economy to offer housing necessities for elderly people. The event was celebrated in the Economic Promotion Center of the El Prat City Council and was attended by some representatives of Suara Cooperativa, which manages the day-care center Primer de Maig located in the COV equipment.
The opening of the conference was attended by the Deputy Mayor of Economic Promotion, Commerce and Occupation of El Prat City Council, Marta Mayordomo, and was followed by the round table “Housing, cooperativism and elderly people”, in charge of the director of the Institute of Regional and Metropolitan Studies of Barcelona, Ricard Gomà.