The 10th ICA-AP Regional Assembly and related meetings will be held in Kobe, Japan from 26th to 30th November 2012.
Says ICA-AP President, Mr. Li Chunsheng, “the Regional Assembly deals with the development of cooperatives in the region and detailing of operations of ICA in the region and formulates policies on major issues beneficial and relevant to the ICA and the cooperative movement in the Region. The 10th ICA-AP Regional Assembly will bring together the interests of 530 million cooperators through the representatives from 78 member organizations in 25 countries. In the context of the Cooperative Ministers Conference, co-operatives have been seen as the instrument to deal with the socio-economic development in the region, and thus add to the importance of ICA Regional Assembly. This time for Kobe, we have selected the general theme as ‘Cooperatives Build a Secured Society’ to be shared by all sectoral and thematic committee meetings.”
To learn more, visit http://www.icaapra-kobe2012.com/index.html
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