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Education sector, with Christina Clamp

Season 1, Ep. 4

In this episode, Professor of Sociology Christina Clamp, shares invaluable insights and wisdom gleaned from over 40 years of experience in cooperative movements across Central America, South America, North America and Asia. With a wealth of first-hand knowledge, Professor Clamp provides a comprehensive exploration of cooperative movements, rooted in her concerns about educational inequalities in deeply divided societies. As the co-author of an Encyclopedia entry on Education and the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE), she adeptly guides us through diverse forms of cooperative-led primary and secondary education, with examples from Brazil, Korea, East Africa, Germany and beyond, highlighting SSE’s profound importance for addressing failures within public education and engendering sustainable development. Read the encyclopedia’s entry on the education sector.

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