World Council Activates
Caribbean Relief Fund

Credit unions and members suffer significant loss following Hurricane Irma
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September 14, 2017

World Council Activates Caribbean Relief Fund

MADISON, Wis - Hurricane Irma, one of the strongest storms ever to hit the Caribbean brought devastation, loss of life and damage of “epic proportions”. Anguilla, Barbuda and Tortola have experienced major devastation. The Bahamas and St. Kitts and Nevis were also impacted but to a lesser degree.

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October 10, 2017

World Council Onboards New Talent

MADISON, Wis and WASHINGTON - The World Council of Credit Unions expands its team with new hires in international development, donor relations and finance.

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August 07, 2017

Credit for Agriculture Producers Project Hosts Engagement Visit for International Credit Union Experts

KIEV, Ukraine — The Credit for Agriculture Producers (CAP) Project in the Ukraine organized and hosted an engagement visit for international credit union experts, composed of members of World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) and the Global Women’s Leadership Network to Ukraine from July 28 to August 2. Representatives of two national credit union associations, the All-Ukrainian Credit Union Association (AUCUA) and the Ukrainian National Association of Savings and Credit Unions (UNASCU), the credit union sector Regulator in Kiev and local credit unions from several regions in Ukraine participated in the events. The visit was led by Brian Branch, World Council president and CEO and Ewa Sierzynska, the CAP Project’s Chief of Party.  

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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

2017 WCUC Interviews

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Brian Branch, President and CEO
Michael Edwards, VP and General Counsel
Victor Corro, Vice President for Member Services

Additional interviews at CU Broadcast


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15 - 18 July 2018

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