October 16, 2014 marks the significant event for the cooperative sector as the CDA lauded the Most Outstanding Cooperatives and Partners in its Gawad Parangal 2014 Awarding Ceremony held during the 12th National Cooperative Summit at Waterfront Hotel, Lahug, Cebu City. Gawad Parangal is one of the banner programs of the CDA and is now on its 4th year of implementation. It aims to recognize the exemplary performance of the Cooperatives, Leaders, Cooperative Development Offices and Regional Cooperative Development Council.
NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
CDA supports the initiatives of Filipino Inventors Society Producer Cooperative (FISPC) as it spearhead activities to celebrate the National Inventors Week (NIW) from November 13-16, 2014 in coordination with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). This is in line with the recently forged agreement of the CDA with the FISPC.
The collaboration of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) and Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) to strengthen the institutional capacity of agrarian reform beneficiary cooperatives commenced with the signing of “DAR/CDA Partnership Program” on December 7, 2012. The Program manifested the desire of both agencies of government to successfully implement the nation’s agrarian reform program through the strengthening of the institutional and entrepreneurial capacities of the ARBs cooperatives.
In celebration of the Cooperative Month and in conjunction with the 2014 Anniversary Celebration of the House of Representative, the House Committee on Cooperatives Development in coordination with the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), Agap, Butil, COOP-NATCCO and I-CARE Party-lists, will hold series of activities for cooperatives from October 27 – 30, 2014 at the North Wing Lobby of the House of Representatives.
at MST Business - Oct. 04, 2014 at 10:10pm