The Sharing Economy
social enterprise for the new millenia
The Platform Cooperativism movement is developing online cooperative resources as alternatives to corporatized, exploitive 'sharing platforms' such as Uber, Deliveroo, TaskRabbit etc, which systematically downgrade gig workers wages, work safety, health & retirement benefits, and to the global corporate social media platforms which harvest and misuse the personal data of their users.
Find out more about Platform Co-ops at:
Contact the Cooperative Consortium at:
The Third Industrial Revolution
Check out the presentation by Jeremy Rifkin on the emergence of the Third Industrial Revolution' - leading to a distributed global production system via the three key factors of networked information, renewable energy & autonomous transport - what this all means for the future of work & the global economy, as well as the opportunity for creating a new social economy based on a more cooperative, sharing approach to meeting the future needs of our global human society.
View the full 1hr 45m presentation on YouTube: