Nepal: Indian educated Malla joins ICA Board

Nepal’s Parliamentarian and Vice-Chairperson of National Cooperative Federation (NCF) of Nepal Om Devi Malla has annexed a seat on the board of International Cooperative Alliance (ICA). It is a turn up for the books. Om Devi got 401 out of total 697 votes in the election of International Cooperative Alliance held during its General Assembly […]

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ICA: IFFCO makes history with Aditya’s win

IFFCO made history at the global level when its candidate for the International Cooperative Alliance Board was declared elected with the highest number of votes. Aditya Yadav polled 627 out of total votes of 696- a feat achieved by none so far. He has won a second time consecutively. “This is no ordinary thing as […]

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Argentinean Guarco is new ICA President

Even as the victory of Aditya Yadav-an IFFCO candidate to the ICA global board looks like a near certainty, Ariel Guarco from Argentina was declared elected unopposed as the new Chairman of the global apex body of cooperatives replacing Monique Leroux. As Yogeshwar Krishna from Fiji withdrew his candidature at the eleventh hour, Guarco was […]

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Gala dinner marks cooperative bonhomie

More than 1,800 delegates from around the world were welcomed by YBhg. Dato’ Abdul Fattah Abdullah, President of Malaysian sector body ANGKASA, during a gala dinner during the Global Conference and General Assembly of the International Co-operative Alliance which is under way in Malaysia currently. Speaking at the gala dinner, YB Dato’ Seri Hamzah B. […]

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Malaysian Coop Minister inaugurates ICA Conference

Inaugurating the Global Conference of ICA on Tuesday Malaysian Cooperative Minister Hamzah Bin Zainudin warmly welcomed the guests saying Malaysia felt honored that it was hosting the 2017 edition of the Global Conference and General Assembly of the International Co-operative Alliance. Hundreds of Co-operators and delegates have arrived from all parts of the world representing […]

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ICA: Cooperators brace for Global Conference

Cooperators world over have packed their bags to attend International Co-operative Alliance’s Global Conference and General Assembly to be kicked off on Monday in Malaysia. Staying at different locations cooperators from India are filling the social media with their comments and photographs. This Assembly is important as besides other things, ICA is going to elect a new […]

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ICA to hold global conference in Malaysia

In November the global co-op movement will meet in Malaysia for the International Co-operative Alliance Global Conference and General Assembly. The biennial event will bring together delegates from around the world to explore how co-operatives are putting people at the centre of development. Malaysia is home to 12,000 co-operatives with over seven million members and […]

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Monique Leroux will not opt for second term

Monique Leroux, President of board of directors of the International Co-operative Alliance, has announced she will not be putting her name forward for the position in this year’s elections due to “important personal and family reasons”. Ms Leroux was elected in 2015 for a two year term following the retirement of the UK’s Dame Pauline […]

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ICA A-P: Talk on Co-op potential organized

On the day IFFCO had its AGM at NCUI’s headquarters, ICA A-P also had an interesting session at its office in New Delhi. The well- known agricultural expert Dr Gopi Ghosh delivered the first talk on the occasion titled “Cooperatives in India and their potential in 21st Century”. Formerly an Assistant FAO representative Dr Ghose […]

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Boosting Co-ops: Vietnam PM seeks ICA help

Addressing the 10th Asia-Pacific Co-operative Ministers’ Conference in Hanoi the Vietnamese Prime Minister Mr Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the govt of Vietnam is committed to usher in cooperative revolution in the country. Government have paid special to co-operative development, considering it as an important model for national development as around 70% of the country’s population […]

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Structural reforms needed in ICA A-P: Vietnam Vice-Prez

Addressing the 10th Asia-Pacific Co-operative Ministers’ Conference in Hanoi the Vietnamese Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh said the alliance should forge ahead with regional integration and trade and investment collaboration for the sake of all the people of the region. Ministers’ Conference is being hosted by the ICA-AP, together with the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance […]

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Co-op Ministers’ Conference begins in Hanoi

The 10th Asia-Pacific Co-operative Ministers’ Conference (APCMC) is being hosted by the ICA-AP, together with the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance (VCA), and the Government of Vietnam from April 18-21, 2017 in Hanoi. Nearly 200 international delegates from 21 countries and territories are expected to participate in it. “Visioning Ahead to 2030 is promoting stronger partnerships between […]

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ICA A-P: Chandra Pal re-elected as Vice-President

Indian cooperators were on cloud nine once the announcement of Chandra Pal Singh Yadav’s re-election as Vice -President was made by the election officer Charles Gould Friday at Ashoka Hotel in Delhi during the 12th Regional Assembly of ICA Asia-Pacific. Chandra Pal bagged 149 out of total 190 votes cast. The euphoria was so intense […]

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ICA A-P Regional Assembly kicks off to a grand start

A grand inauguration of the 12th Regional Assembly of ICA-Asia-Pacific and the 9th Asia Pacific Cooperative Forum took place Thursday with two Union Ministers and cooperators of 28 nations in attendance. The who’s who of Indian cooperatives from Chandra Pal Singh Yadav to IFFCO MD Dr US Awasthi, from Aditya Yadav to Sunil Singh, from […]

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