Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates


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WOCCU Establishes New COVID-19 Response Committee

World Council of Credit Unions has established a new committee dedicated to identifying best practices and strategies that credit unions around the globe can utilize in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

WOCCU Board Director and National Credit Union Federation of Korea (NACUFOK) Chair & President Younsik Kim will chair the new committee, which will focus on helping credit unions mitigate the health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis through:

  • Advocacy.
  • Member Support.
  • Digitization.
  • Community Support.
  • Business Continuity.
You can learn more about the new COVID-19 Response Committee in the World Council Newsroom.