Netherlands shares experience in developing cooperatives Business

Netherlands shares experience in developing cooperatives

Delegates from the Netherlands’ Agriterra agricultural development support organisation shared their experience in coping with impacts of globalisation in developing cooperatives, agriculture and rural areas during a recent workshop in Hanoi.
Vietnam sets to have 15,000 effective agricultural cooperatives Business

Vietnam sets to have 15,000 effective agricultural cooperatives

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) along with the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) and Vietnam Cooperative Alliance (VCA) have signed a coordination programme to implement the National Assembly’s target of having 15,000 agricultural cooperatives and cooperative alliances operating effectively by 2020.
Network formed to link agricultural development partners Business

Network formed to link agricultural development partners

A memorandum of understanding was signed on November 6 to form the Network of Agricultural Cooperative Development Partners (NETCOOP) to promote the development of agricultural cooperatives, sustainable economic growth and the prosperity of the agricultural sector in Vietnam.