San José,
Costa Rica

september 2021


About the event



The CIRIEC Office in Costa Rica has the honor to invite you to the: "Eighth CIRIEC International Scientific Conference, Solidarity Social Economy and the 2030 agenda: inclusive and sustainable development through innovative social practices"

The objective of this conference will be to share the research of academics, business and social sectors contributing to topics such as: solidarity social economy within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals, public economy, cooperatives, climate change, economic inequality, innovation, sustainable consumption, peace, justice among other world priorities.

Schedule Scientific Committee

Fechas clave:

jan 2021

Abstract submission in Spanish, French and English

jan 2021

Deadline for presentation of abstracts

mar 2021

Approval of abstracts and delivery of approval letters

apr 2021

Delivery of full papers

may 2021

Final delivery of papers

aug 2021
Final program of presentations
8 al 10
sep 2021

Realization of the event


Discussion topics

politicas publicas

Public policies and social solidarity economy

  1. Solidarity Social Economy to generate economic, social and environmental development.
  2. The circular economy as a tool of the Social Solidarity Economy preserves the terrestrial ecosystems.
  3. Political democratization and territorial development under a Social Solidarity Economy approach.
  4. Shared economy model under a Social Solidarity Economy approach to promote sustainable development.

estrategias promocion

Social promotion strategies

  1. Sustainable entrepreneurship and social economy as drivers of territorial development.
  2. Spin-Off Model under a Social Solidarity Economy approach to generate sustainable development.
  3. Empowerment and entrepreneurship with a gender perspective, to create development models under a social solidarity economy approach.
  4. Social Business Responsibility as a motor for economic development and progress.
  5. Social innovations of products and services to reduce social inequalities.


Innovation and technology

  1. Social Solidarity Economy for food security.
  2. Public health and access to drinkable water as an inherent right for people in Social Solidarity Economy.
  3. Importance of Social Solidarity Economy to build sustainable cities.
  4. Social Solidarity Economy as a safeguard to mitigate climate change.
  5. Social Sea innovation projects under a Social Solidarity Economy approach.


Sustainability and accessibility

  1. Innovation and clean energies according to social solidarity economy models to preserve natural resources.
  2. Innovation and measurement  indicators.
  3. Innovación y tecnologías disruptivas bajo un enfoque de economía social solidaria.

politicas publicas

Performance and impact of the SSE

  1. Satellite accounts in SSE.
  2. Measurement indicators of the Sustainable Internal Gross Public.
  3. Technological applications to measure social, economic and environmental variables.


Discounted event registration prices:


On site




Non-CIRIEC membership fee

$ 295
$ 110

CIRIEC membership

$ 200
$ 75

cooperative representatives and social economy fee

$ 200

Registration until 31 August 2021 virtual Registration until 31 July 2021 onsite

*DISCOUNT RATES 20% until May 31, 2021

Non-partner fee

$ 236
$ 88

CIRIEC membership

$ 160
$ 60

cooperative representatives and social economy

$ 160
$ 60


Registration costs include:

•Access to all conferences, plenaries and presentations

• Conference material

• Certificate of participation

The consignment must be uploaded, scanned and attached in PDF format, to formalize participation in the event. Attendees and speakers will receive an acceptance letter to the event by email.


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San José, Mercedes de Montes de Oca, de la rotonda de la Betania 500 metros este.

Horario: Lunes a viernes de 8:00 a.m. a 4:00 p.m. (horaCosta Rica)

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