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Synonyms for cooperative

working together toward a common end

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a jointly owned commercial enterprise (usually organized by farmers or consumers) that produces and distributes goods and services and is run for the benefit of its owners

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an association formed and operated for the benefit of those using it

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involving the joint activity of two or more

done with or working with others for a common purpose or benefit

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willing to adjust to differences in order to obtain agreement

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This will be a better vehicle for co-operatives to fully participate in the drive, where no one will be left behind, by redistributing wealth to other sectors of the economy; by so doing fulfilling the seventh co-operative principle of concern for the community.
To mark the opening of the new stores, dozens of customers queued outside to take part in the special golden ticket giveaway and walked away with everything from a 50" TV and a barbecue to Co-operative gift vouchers and Fairtrade chocolate bars.
Minister of Industries and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen presented the Co-operative Development Vision -2020 to the President on this occasion.
5m members owning everything from high street retailers to credit unions, the co-operative sector is the largest open membership organisation in the UK.
Ben Reid, chief executive of The Midcounties Co-operative, said: "As a member-owned society, this award win is particularly important to us because it was voted for by our members and shows that they are really excited and engaged with the work we're doing in their local community and to help the environment.
9bn or 40%), although the employee owned retailer, the John Lewis Partnership, is now the single largest co-operative business in the country.
Co-operatives, the UN noted, empower members and strengthen communities worldwide, through job opportunities for women and young people, and promote food security.
Derek Walker, the chief executive of the Wales Co-operative Centre, said: "The announcement made today on specialist business support as well as on strengthening the capacity of research, strategy and policy for the sector will go a long way to helping the sector to realise its potential.
Curl calls for the US Government to provide a choice for citizens wanting to pursue co-operative and communalist solutions to their economic and social problems by promoting "a bottom-up participatory democracy in the workplace and in communities.
The basis for co-operative formation is a voluntary association and the practice of self-interest.
The Co-operative Bank and other ethical non-shareholder banking organizations have been gaining strength in the UK.
Supporting local communities has been an inherent part of The Co-operative's values and principles since the very beginning of the Co-operative Movement.
THE creation of a Co-operative and Mutuals Commission for Wales has been welcomed by leaders in the sector.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 19, 2012--Cosmos Co-operative Bank gets green light to acquire Urban Co-operative Bank(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
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