Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE), with the definition of the International Labor Organization (ILO); It supports businesses and organizations that have both economic and social goals and the ability to produce goods, services and knowledge while promoting solidarity. It is the concept that determines especially cooperatives, mutually beneficial associations, communities, foundations and social enterprises. SSE aims at sustainable development with its value driven and human-centered approaches.
Meryem Women Enterprise Production and Operation Cooperative cooperates with public and humanitarian organizations in line with its vision, mission and values compatible with SSE. The Cooperative primarily provides employment for women and asylum seekers by carrying out sustainable projects that balance economic growth and social justice. It tries to improve living conditions for disadvantaged groups.