BWP Co-op Partnerships & Affiliations.

The global worker cooperative community is represented by an international apex organization, CICOPA –  ( The worker cooperative sector in Canada is represented by CWCF – Canadian Worker Co-op Federation ( 

The Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation (CWCF) is a national, bilingual grassroots membership organization of, and for worker co-operatives, related types of co-operatives (multi-stakeholder co-ops and worker-shareholder co-ops), and organizations that support the growth and development of worker co-operatives. CWCF was incorporated in 1992.

BWP – Black Women Professional Co-op is a voting member of the  CWCF, and a member of the CWCF’s JEDI Committee – social Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

BWP – Black Women Professional Co-op is a non-voting member of the  Local Food and Farm Co-ops (LFFC).