The Social Economy Commissioner of the Barcelona City Council visits Suara Cooperativa
10 November, 2017
The new Social Economy, Local Development and Consumption Commissioner of the Barcelona City Council, Álvaro Porro, visited Suara Cooperativa the 31th October. Followed by Ester Vidal, Service Manager of Cooperative, Social and Solidarity Economy at the Barcelona City Council, met the president of Governing Board of Suara, Montserrat Pujol, and the general manager of Suara, Àngels Cobo, between other persons.
Porro had the opportunity to know in depth the origins of Suara in 2008 (by the fusion of the cooperatives EAS, CTF and Escaler) and the participation model of the Cooperative, to guarantee a real participation of all the professionals of the organization from their workplace.
For its part, the Commissioner reiterated the compromise of the Barcelona City Council with all the social economy organizations which work in the city. The concrete measures are gathered in the Plan to Promote the Social and Solidarity Economy 2016-2019.