An ambitious research program is needed

An ambitious research program is needed | Social Economy News
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From Marie J. Bouchard, Full Professor, UQAM | Université du Québec à Montréal. President, CIRIEC International Scientific Commission « Social and Cooperative Economy ». Centre de recherche sur les innovations sociales – CRISES member.
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The COVID-19 pandemic reveals the failures of the current growth model, which are reflected in multiple crises: climate, health, social, economic, financial and political. These dysfunctions intersect and combine, pointing out a major crisis in the entire system. It is now time to move towards a social and ecological transition and confirm our commitments in terms of social protection, respect for the environment and social and economic equity. To do so, we must encourage and support solidarity, from the national to the global level.
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