Boundaries of the social economy

Although its origins are rooted in the 19th century, the social economy concept has developed markedly since the 1990s (the 1980s in France).

Since its creation, the CES has played a pioneering role in building and developing the social economy approach at the regional, national and international levels, both from a conceptual standpoint and from a statistical standpoint.

In Belgium:

In Western countries:

Worldwide: