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WOCCU: All We Do, on One Page

Check out the new look of our homepage

February 28, 2019

MADISON, Wis.—It is now easier than ever to learn about all the things World Council of Credit Unions is doing for its members and the international credit union movement.

We have launched a new, user-friendly homepage at www.woccu.org featuring the key services we provide to credit unions around the world, and the latest news and events important to each of those focus areas.

In just one stop you can find the latest updates on World Council’s:

  • Advocacy work being done at the international level to reduce regulatory burdens for credit unions.
  • Financial Inclusion work in the developing world.
  • Digital Transformation Lab—which seeks to expand digital financial services worldwide.
  • Learning and Education programs—like The Global Classroom.
  • Worldwide Foundation efforts to “Do Global Good.”
  • Engagement opportunities for members through our Worldwide Foundation and Global Women’s Leadership Network.

“We want to communicate the multidimensional work we do to defend and grow credit unions as soon as they land on our homepage. A couple of new areas on the webpage are the Digital Transformation Lab where we share industry best practices on the way to achieve our vision of the digitization of the global credit union system and the Engagement section where we invite the movement to participate with us in the field. The webpage allows first-time guests to easily learn about all the areas we reach, while frequent visitors can find the latest updates without having to search for them,” said World Council President and CEO Brian Branch.

The new homepage also features easy-to-find navigation that leads to more information about World Council’s mission and history, our network of credit union associations and supporters, and upcoming events—like our annual World Credit Union Conference.



World Council of Credit Unions is the global trade association and development platform for credit unions. World Council promotes the sustainable development of credit unions and other financial cooperatives around the world to empower people through access to high quality and affordable financial services. World Council advocates on behalf of the global credit union system before international organizations and works with national governments to improve legislation and regulation. Its technical assistance programs introduce new tools and technologies to strengthen credit unions' financial performance and increase their outreach.

World Council has implemented 300+ technical assistance programs in 89 countries. Worldwide, 89,026 credit unions in 117 countries serve 260 million people. Learn more about World Council's impact around the world at www.woccu.org.



Contact: Greg Neumann
Organization: World Council of Credit Unions
E-mail: gneumann@woccu.org
Phone: +1 608-395-2048
 

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