Who We Are

World Council of Credit Unions works to advance financial inclusion through the credit union and cooperative model by engaging in international advocacy, development, education and networking that empowers underserved populations, and promotes more equitable and resilient communities. 

Our Work

Member Services

WOCCU represents national and regional credit union associations in more than 80 countries. On behalf of our members, WOCCU advocates to reduce regulatory burden and enable credit unions to strengthen their resilience and grow. We also serves as the bridge that connects credit union systems around the world.

Global Programs

Leveraging our network of credit unions, we support financial markets in growing economies by partnering with public and private donor agencies to provide financial services and other assistance that helps build resilient livelihoods for underserved populations.

Worldwide Foundation

As WOCCU's partner organization, Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions (WFCU) is a separate 501c3 established to advance the shared vision of expanding financial inclusion through a vibrant and growing global credit union system.

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GWLN and WYCUP Open 2024 Scholarship Nominations

Global Women’s Leadership Network (GWLN) and World Young Credit Union Professionals (WYCUP) program are now accepting applications for both annual scholarships. 2024 GWLN Scholars will have the opportunity to participate in the 2024 World Credit Union Conference in Boston (USA) to grow their leadership skills and network with the global credit union community. 2024 WYCUP Scholars will have the opportunity to join the 2024 World Credit Union Conference or the Confederation of Caribbean Credit Unions (CCCU) 2024 Convention in St. Kitts and Nevis to engage with their global peers and become emerging leaders.