World Council Programs with a Focus on Education


19-22 July 2020

World Credit Union 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, CEOs, 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 excellent team-building environments that will foster, facilitate and grow decision making.

The Global Classroom

The Global Classroom leverages World Council’s role as a bridge between financial cooperatives around the world, connecting leading organizations with global colleagues seeking new ideas for improving and expanding financial services in their communities.

Together we are turning credit unions into centers of knowledge and creating a classroom of ideas that spans the globe - The Global Classroom.

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World Council Young Credit Union Professionals (WYCUP)

WYCUP is an annual scholarship program designed to promote and engage the next generation of credit union leaders in the international credit union movement.

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Global Women's Leadership Network

There is a decisive moment, a tipping point, when activism and leadership stirs enough momentum for a new reality. World Council’s Global Women’s Leadership Network is disrupting the credit union industry and working with individuals, boards, and world leaders to model and champion the change needed to advance women.

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Learn. Grow. Lead. through eLeadership Academy

The World Council of Credit Unions announces new online learning programs, bolstering educational offerings to its members and the global credit union community through our partnership with eLeadership AcademyTM.

Leverage the benefits of web-based, faculty-led training convenient to your schedule, over an eight-week period, four hours weekly through two eight-week online programs eLEAD and eCOACH. Both consist of blended learning through online reading, videos, self-assessments, webinars, discussion forums and assignments. 

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