Celebration: Philippine Cooperativism for Inclusive Growth
October is Celebrated as Cooperative Month, as mandated by Presidential Proclamation No. 493 issued on October 21, 2003 to give an opportunity for the Philippine cooperative movement to showcase its contributions and achievements in building lives and communities through cooporativism. The celebration theme this year is "Cooperative Paves the Way for Inclusive Growth."
CDA Awards Outstanding Cooperatives, Leaders and CDOs
After almost four (4) months of searching for most outstanding performers on cooperative development at the national level, the CDA conducted its Gawad Parangal 2013 Awarding Ceremony on October 9, where the Agency honoured the Most Outstanding Cooperatives, Leaders and Cooperative Development Offices in the country at SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City.
RIPESS MANILA' 13 | 5th International Meeting of Social Solidarity Economy
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In celebration of the 5th International Meeting on Social Solidarity Economy to be held on October 15-18, 2013 at the University of the Philippines, the Federation of Peoples' Sustainable Development Cooperative (FPSDC), in collaboration with the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA,) spearheads the conduct of a whole-day "Self Organized Action (SOA)" at UP SOLAIR -ISSSI, Quezon City. The SOA will focus on the following:
The 2nd Social Entrepreneurship Conference
The Center for Research and Communication of the University of Asia and the Pacific (CRC-UA&P) will be holding the 2nd Social Entrepreneurship Conference with the theme, Cooperatives: A Vehicle for Inclusive Growth toward Integral Human Development, on October 17-18, 2013 at PLDT Hall, 4th Flr. ACB Bldg., University of Asia & the Pacific.