We are saddened by the passing of @CESOSACO founder Maurice Strong. Maurice Strong was a visionary and a forerunner of global sustainable development.
Maurice Strong co-founded CESO in 1967, along with Claude Hébert, Cy Peachey, Paul Martin Sr., and Mitchell Sharp. In the introduction to his book about CESO’s 30th anniversary, Strong writes:
“CESO's work in Canadian aboriginal communities, developing nations and the newly emerging market economies is a fine expression of Canadian nationhood and the cooperative internationalism on which Canadians pride themselves…”
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