Andrew Knowlman – a Positive News co-owner – has advanced motor neurone disease, and writes books and a blog with his eyes. The disease is hugely challenging, he explains, but it has also helped [...]
As a unique media co-operative, Positive News is owned by both our readers and our journalists. Here, one of our reader shareholders, David Bird, explains why he chose to invest
Positive News becomes the world’s first global media co-operative financed by crowdfunding
The Robin Hood co-operative is working the financial markets to help raise funds for projects working for the public good
The phrase ‘survival of the fittest’ serves much of our understanding of how society has come to be, but the latest research is showing that it’s actually ‘survival of the most co-operative’ that [...]
As part of their new Ethical Operating Plan, the Co-operative Group is investing £30m in opportunities for young people
The North West Organic Co-operative, in Derry, Northern Ireland,recently won a £2,000 award. The ceremony, which was held in London,was organised by internet service provider AOL UK along with [...]
Olive Co-operative has recently announced the launch of "Trees For Life". This partnership offers the public the opportunity to sponsor the planting of olive trees in Palestine.
Women in the Essaouira region of rural Morocco have been given a new lease of life, while preserving the country's oldest' of inhabitants, thanks to a co-operative run exclusively by women.
Every region has many inspired people working as individuals or in small businesses and voluntary groups, all dedicated to creating a fair society and healthy environment. In some places, these [...]