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29 Sep

Member Commitment Workshop

For cooperatives struggling with member commitment and loyalty

Member commitment is an important ingredient for the formation and existence of cooperatives. A member of a cooperative is committed when (s)he feels united and identifies oneself with the cooperative. A committed member accepts and supports the cooperative’s strategy, is prepared to deliver extra efforts for the cooperative, is prepared to participate in the decision-making process, has a desire to remain a member of the cooperative and accepts certain decisions due to advantages in the long-term.

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27 Sep

Women's council in Rwanda despite COVID-19!

By Guido Guerra, senior analyst

The cooperative Abadatezuka Ku Kirayi is a Rwandan primary cooperative of Irish potato  farmers located in Musanze, north Rwanda. About half the members of the cooperative are women, but men consider themselves smarter and quicker making decisions, and do not give space to women in the decision-making process.

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