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ENCU in Croatia to Urge Support for Financial Inclusion Measures

The European Network of Credit Unions (ENCU) and World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) joined the Croatian Credit Union Association in September to convince key policymakers in Croatia’s capital to address the regulatory challenges preventing credit unions from maximizing their ability to reach underserved communities.

WOCCU Applauds G20 for Embracing Proportionality in Leaders’ Declaration

Leaders of The G20 agreed September 9 to a joint declaration that embraces a proportional approach to the newly finalized standards on sustainability and climate-related disclosures published by the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), while addressing a number of other issues that will impact credit union regulations moving forward.

WOCCU Members Visit Key International Standards Setting Bodies to Advance Financial Inclusion

World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU), together with representatives from Australia, Canada, Poland, and the United States, made a recent sweep through three countries to visit with key International Standard Setting Bodies.

WOCCU Addresses United Nations’ Group to Strengthen Credit Unions’ Role in Financial Inclusion

WOCCU Senior V.P. of International Advocacy Andrew Price outlined the various ways credit unions play a key role in growing financial inclusion for rural and underserved communities at a recent United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) Expert Group Meeting.


The Telegraph is an online digest of the information you must know to ensure your cooperative financial institution remains in compliance with the modern (and future) regulatory environment.