The National Confederation of Cooperatives (NATCCO) is holding its 11th Cooperative Congress and 35th General Assembly on May 25 to 27 at the Waterfront Hotel. Attending are more than 600 representatives from member-cooperatives in the three major islands of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
They came from as far north as Ilocos Norte and as far south as Sarangani Province. One-hundred thirty-two branch managers and staff, and cooperative leaders from the 50 branches of the Microfinance Innovations in Cooperatives Program (MICOOP) of the National Confederation of Cooperatives (NATCCO Network) converged at the Pryce Plaza Hotel on Thursday April 19 to 21, 2012 for the 5th Annual National MICOOP Forum.
Former Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) chairperson Lecira “Bing” Juarez congratulated the Microfinance Innovations in Cooperatives (MICOOP) as a “shining example of self-regulation in cooperatives, truly living the cooperative value of self-management and discipline in the cooperative sector.