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Understanding the background to Fora do Eixo, the Solidarity Economy Cultural Network in Brazil

photo of Michel Bauwens

Michel Bauwens
3rd January 2013

Fora do Eixo is becoming a huge and growing Brazilian network of musicians and cultural producers that is based on explicit p2p-oriented business models. In my modest opinion, they will likely expand on a global scale. We have documented their activities here.

But below is a well readable essay that describes their origin, history, governance and business and financing models:

The Brazilian System for the Solidarity Culture – Fora Do Eixo Card


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