NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
CDA CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL DAY OF COOPERATIVES THROUGH THE LAUNCHING OF “MARAWI REHABILITATION THROUGH COOPERATIVISM” PROGRAM
The Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) joins with the 28 thousand registered cooperatives with some 14 million members in the Philippines and the more than one billion cooperative members around the world in celebrating this year’s International Day of Cooperatives (IDC), through the launching of the “Marawi Rehabilitation through Cooperativism” Program in the City of Marawi, on 7th July 2018. The program aims to rehabilitate the cooperatives in the obliterated Islamic City and capacitate the cooperative members through livelihood trainings and assistance, and ultimately establish a sustainable community. This is also the Duterte Administration’s answer to the immediate livelihood intervention for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Marawi City.
Join the 2018 Eskwela Kooperatiba, a National Conference for the Development of Laboratory Cooperatives on August 22 – 24, 2018 at the Heritage Hotel, Manila. This is a national drive for the cooperatives to give focus on the establishment and laboratory of laboratory cooperatives.
The Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) will again be hosting the annual celebration of the 2018 Accountancy Week on July 15 – 21, 2018 at Shangri-la Hotel, Mandaluyong City, with a theme “Promoting Integrity, Advancing Excellence”.
The CDA enjoins cooperatives, leaders, cooperative development offices and other stakeholders exemplifying best practices and outstanding performance and contributions to cooperative development to participate in this year’ssearch for Most Outstanding Cooperatives and Best Performing Cooperative Development Partners.
Target groups for this year’s awards are:
The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency is again on the lookout for modern-day heroes through the launch of the Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) 2018. With categories on youth, adult, not-for-profit groups and corporate organizations, the SOV seeks to recognize the contributions of the volunteer community to nation-building and sustainable development.