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Key ILO documents

Recommendation No. 193

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"The term 'cooperative' means an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly owned and democratically controlled enterprise."

R193 Promotion of Cooperatives Recommendation, 2002

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