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Canadian Co-operative Association

Canadian Co-operative Association

Canadian Co-operative Association: International Development Through Co-operatives <br> The Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA) is a not-for-profit co-operative with a mission to establish and grow co-operatives internationally that build a better world. To achieve this mission, CCA works closely with Canadian co-operatives and credit unions to channel their knowledge and experience to partner organizations and co-operatives in Africa, Asia, South America, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe. Find out more at <a href="http://www.coopscanada.coop" rel="nofollow">www.coopscanada.coop</a>
Co-operatives Are Changing Lives in

Co-operatives Are Changing Lives in Uganda

Have you ever watched a TV commercial for international aid and wondered how people's donations work in developing countries? Before I travelled to northern Uganda as part of a team of volunteers with the Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA), I did. But on that trip I met many Ugandans whose lives are being improved with the help of generous Canadians, and my outlook was forever changed.
10/08/2013 03:41 EDT
Co-operating Out of Poverty: How Co-ops Provide

Co-operating Out of Poverty: How Co-ops Provide Support

It may seem like an oxymoron, but co-operatives are profoundly local organizations, with worldwide reach and connections. Over the years co-operatives all around the world have linked to create economies of scale and support each other. That's what we do through the Canadian Co-operative Association.
10/03/2013 05:27 EDT