Organisational expertise complements investmentsAn inspiring pitch of Kees Blokland, CEO of Agriterra, about the importance of farmers and cooperatives.
Nieuwe debatreeks over de toekomst van de landbouw en ons voedsel
Monday, July 2, 2012Nieuwe debatserie Na twee veelbesproken en goed bezochte debatreeksen in de Rode Hoed (2009 en 2010) waarin bedrijven, boeren, maatschappelijke organisaties en burgers elkaar vonden [...]
LTO-Noord: wie en wat bepaalt de voedselprijs?
Friday, February 17, 2012Tijdens deze netwerkbijeenkomst (georganiseerd door de Commissie Internationale Samenwerking van LTO-Noord) zullen de minder zichtbare factoren worden toegelicht die invloed hebben op de [...]
Saturday, February 18, 2012The Farmers' Forum is a bottom-up process of consultation and dialogue between small farmers' and rural producers' organisations, IFAD and governments, focused on [...]
Internal Capaitalization key to sustainable future of cooperatives
Literature as well as cooperative experts state that lack of internal capitalization is one of the key reasons why cooperatives in Africa are having hard times to survive, grow, compete and realize new business ambitions. Lack of member equity to [...]> Read more
Développement des horticulteurs au Niger à travers les coopératives
The Federation of vegetable cooperatives in Niger (FCMN-Niya) was founded in 1996 on the initiative of 11 cooperatives in the regions of Niamey, Tahoua, Dosso and Tillabery. Today it has 240 member cooperatives spread over the entire Niger with about [...]> Read more
Stratgic choices for coming years
Kieni Dairy has been formed by six primary coops in 1995. The individual cooperatives were finding it very difficult in achieving a higher milk price for their members. Kieni Dairy currently consists of 7 primary cooperatives. For 2014, the cooperative [...]> Read more