EU countries sign the San Sebastian Manifesto to promote the social economy


Author: Héctor Acosta, Confederación Argentina de Mutualidades, Argentina

On 14 November, representatives of European institutions including Social Economy Europe (of which AIM is a member), the Social and Economic Committee, the Committee of the Regions and 19 countries of the European Union signed the San Sebastian Manifesto on the Social Economy on 14 November 2023, which seeks to strengthen policies that promote this productive sector, which “generates quality employment and results in greater social benefit”. Representing AIM were Yannick Lucas Vice-president in charge of international collaboration (FNMF, France), Sibylle Reichert director of AIM and Arielle Garcia, FNMF, France.