Co-operatives for Development July newsletter

July 2010 newsletterRead the latest news about the work of Co-operatives for Development in their most recent newsletter. The newsletter contains information on the “Working with Co-operatives” seminar CfD is organising with Oxfam in London in December, as well as a reminder about publications on offer and a new paper on “Working with Co-operatives for Poverty Reduction”.

In addition, Sally Hartley, who has been working with the Co-operative College and the Open University, reports about youth co-operatives in Africa, and Linda Shaw feeds back about a conference she attended in Seattle on women in supply chains, hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Other items include news about a project the Co-operative College will be undertaking with co-operative archives in Tanzania, funded by the British Library, research into the history of the co-operative movement’s campaigns and news about links the Co-operative College is making with the Middle East via a new project in Bahrain.

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I the undersigned would like to know about the possible cooperation and collaboration in the area of training, research in cooperative field.


Dear Madam / Sir Ours is an Institute conducting various training programmes for the personnel working in coopertives of India. The Institute is set up by the Apex Bank of Gujarat State, i.e. The Gujarat State Cooperative Bank ltd. Ahmedabad in 1995 as a Public Charitable Trust as National Institute of Coopertive Management Trust. We conduct atleast 75 to 100 training progrmmes every year for the cooperative sector and also undertake research and consultancy assignments related to coopertive sector. The Trust also runs two year full time Master in Business Administration and Three year Master in Computer Applications Patel Institute of Business Management and Computer Applications. under the name of our founder chairman Late Mr Shri Jairambhai Patel. I would like to know that how we can have collaboration among our institutes for the common cause of cooperative development. Dr S O Junare Director, National Institute of Cooperative Management Indroda Circle, Gandhinagar, Gujarat - India Pin 382007


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