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Join us in one of the world's
largest fintech hubs for the
2018 World Credit Union Conference
in Singapore. 

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What We Do

Advocacy

Member Services

Development

Events

November 27, 2017

World Council’s Caribbean Relief Fund Raises Over $100,000

MADISON, Wis – The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) will answer the call to help Dominica Credit Union League after the major devastation following Hurricanes Maria and Irma, two of the strongest storms ever to hit the Caribbean. 

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November 20, 2017

Executive Readiness Summit Acts to Solve Female Pipeline Problem

CHICAGO—The World Council of Credit Unions’ Global Women’s Leadership Network held its first annual Executive Readiness Summit Nov. 13-15, 2017, intent on cultivating more women for leadership positions within credit unions.

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Faces of Ukraine

Credit for Agriculture Producers (CAP) Project partner, CU "Kredit Souz" 

CAP project partner, Credit Union "Kredit Souz" makes loans to agribusinesses in Cherkassy oblast possible. CAP supports agricultural credit expansion. Members appreciate ease of doing business with their credit union and the approach to members - borrowers.

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November 07, 2017

European Parliamentarians Support Increasing Credit Union Business Lending

BRUSSELS — The European Parliament Credit Union Interest Group met on 7 November with the European Network of Credit Unions to discuss how the European Union can promote increased business lending to small and medium-enterprises by credit unions. Credit unions have a long history of business lending in Europe beginning in the 1850s with agricultural loans. Today, European credit unions have billions of Euros in available lending capacity that can be used to provide credit to small and medium-sized businesses in a number of European Union member states.

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2017-July-19

Spotlight: Liberia

Examining the importance of savings mobilization and digital finance to further expand access to the unbanked, especially to rural women—based on lessons learned from our UNCDF programs in Rwanda and Liberia.

Case Study: Credit Union Revitalization in Liberia

VIDEO: Future of MicroLead

Advocacy

We advocate on behalf of the global cooperative financial movement

Regulatory burden impacts us all.  We advocate protect cooperative financial institution competitiveness to limit regulatory burden globally.

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Events

15 - 18 July 2018

World CU Conference

The World Credit Union Conference is the premier global event for the credit union industry with the most take-home value. Attendees from around the globe include Board Members, CEO’s, Executive Directors, Senior Management and more. This is the only conference that has a global focus on improving lives through credit unions. We offer top-class educational sessions on key topics, networking opportunities without comparison and an excellent team-building environments that will facilitate and grow decision making.

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