International Credit Union Day®

International Credit Union (ICU) Day® celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement.  The day is recognized to reflect upon the credit union movement’s history, promote its achievements, recognize the hard work and share member experiences.  International Credit Union (ICU) Day® has been celebrated on the third Thursday of October since 1948. The ultimate […]

18TH SACCA CONGRESS 2017

The African Confederation of Co-Operative Savings and Credit Association (ACCOSCA) and MUSCCO are hosting the 18th SACCA Congress in Lilongwe, Malawi at Bingu International Conference Centre (BICC) from the 25th to 27th October, 2017 under the theme: “ Disruptors: Co-Operative Economy for Human Empowerment”. This annual Congress is the only Assembly where co-operators in Africa […]

CANADIAN WOMEN’S MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

BACKGROUND The Women’s Mentorship Program (WMP) is a unique professional development opportunity for women Managers employed in the financial co-operatives sector.  The Women’s Mentorship Program has been delivered by the Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA) since 2002.  CCA has a notable success rate in developing 217 women credit union managers from 19 countries across Africa, Asia […]

LICENSING OF CREDIT UNIONS & OTHER FINANCIAL CO-OPERATIVES

Credit Unions, Study Groups and Co-operative Financial Institutions registered by the Registrar of Co-operatives have (1) one year to be licensed by Bank of Ghana. You can download the forms required, Licensing requirements and the guidelines details from the following links: PRE-LICENSE FORM NEW DIRECTORS FORM REQUIREMENT FOR CREDIT UNION LICENSE GUIDELINES FOR CREDIT UNIONS […]