Wednesday, October 22, 2014
CONGRESS MARKS CO-OP WEEK, OCT. 27-30
Chaired by COOP-NATCCO Partylist Rep. Cresente C. Paez, the Committee on Cooperatives Development has lined up a number of activities for the 2014 Co-op Week Celebration, at the House of Representatives.
This year's theme is "Kongreso, Kaagapay ng Kooperatiba sa Pag-asenso."
1. Opening program, 9:30 a.m., at the North Wing Lobby.
2. Privilege speeches by cooperative lawmakers, 4:00 p.m.,
Showcase of Co-op Products
1. Microentrepreneurial training (Beads making, Urban Gardening, 9:30 a.m., North Wing Lobby.
Symposium on workers cooperatives, 2:00 p.m., North Wing Lobby.
1. Product exhibits:
The following cooperatives will exhibit their products: Sto. Rosario Multipurpose Cooperative (MPC), Lumban Marketing Cooperative, Kilos Foundation Environmental MPC, Gintong Pangarap MPC, Cafe Amadeo Development Cooperative, Bagong Barrio MPC, Kaabay Entre Workers Cooperative, Soro Soro Ibaba MPC, LIMCOMA, Federation of Sustainable Development.
2. Photo exhibits:
Participants are NATCCO, SIDC, Gintong Pangarap MPC, and the Cooperative Development Authority.
See you there!
(Special thanks to Atty. Sherwin Vizconde of the Office of Rep. Cresente C. Paez, for the information contained here). (END)