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WCUC Early Bird Deadline Approaching

April 01, 2024

WCUC Early Bird Deadline Approaching

MADISON, Wis.—Time is running out to take advantage of registration savings for the 2024 World Credit Union Conference in Boston, USA, July 21–24.

Economic Inclusion Project Brings 25 Institutions Together to Promote Savings, Financial Inclusion

March 26, 2024

Economic Inclusion Project Brings 25 Institutions Together to Promote Savings, Financial Inclusion

LIMA, Peru—The USAID/WOCCU Economic Inclusion Project (EIP) joined local partners to host a March 21 Global Money Week event featuring 25 financial institutions, public and private entities and NGOs that provided trainings, presentations and workshops to promote financial education and raise awareness about the importance of savings for local and migrant entrepreneurs.

Hub C Innovation-as-a-Service Online Marketplace Opens to More Credit Unions in Latin America and Caribbean

March 11, 2024

Hub C Innovation-as-a-Service Online Marketplace Opens to More Credit Unions in Latin America and Caribbean

MADISON, Wis.—World Council of Credit Unions’ (WOCCU) is excited to announce its Hub C Innovation-as-a-Service online marketplace is now open to additional credit unions, credit union associations and credit union federations in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). 

Data to Drive New Gender Strategy for Global Women’s Leadership Network

March 06, 2024

Data to Drive New Gender Strategy for Global Women’s Leadership Network

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Global Women’s Leadership Network (GWLN) on Wednesday unveiled initial findings from the first set of research data that will go toward building a new gender strategy during its annual luncheon at America’s Credit Unions' 2024 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC).

McCarter LaBorde Stresses How WOCCU is Smoothing the Regulatory Road Ahead for America’s Credit Unions

March 06, 2024

McCarter LaBorde Stresses How WOCCU is Smoothing the Regulatory Road Ahead for America’s Credit Unions

WASHINGTON, D.C.—From digital central bank currencies to open banking and sustainable finance—World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) is keeping track of all the cutting-edge regulatory issues advancing at different speeds across the globe.

WOCCU International Advocacy Demonstrates Global Financial Inclusion Reach of Credit Unions at GAC

March 05, 2024

WOCCU International Advocacy Demonstrates Global Financial Inclusion Reach of Credit Unions at GAC

WASHINGTON, D.C.—World Council of Credit Unions’ (WOCCU) International Advocacy showed how credit unions are expanding financial inclusion in innovative ways to reach underserved communities in both developing and established economies during its Tuesday breakout session at America’s Credit Unions’ 2024 Governmental Affairs Conference.

WFCU Highlights New Recovery Effort for Ukraine at 3rd Annual Cooperative Voices Event at GAC

March 03, 2024

WFCU Highlights New Recovery Effort for Ukraine at 3rd Annual Cooperative Voices Event at GAC

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions’ (WFCU) presented its Champions with news about a new pilot program to help credit unions in Ukraine recover and rebuild after enduring two-plus years of Russia’s full-scale war at its third annual Cooperative Voices event.

World Council of Credit Unions Adds Moldova to List of Member Nations

February 28, 2024

World Council of Credit Unions Adds Moldova to List of Member Nations

MADISON, Wis.—World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) welcomes two new member organizations to start 2024, with the addition of Moldova’s Central National Association of Savings and Credit Associations (CNASCA) as a direct member, and the Cresol Confederation as a second associate member from Brazil.

WFCU to Host Key Annual Events During GAC

February 13, 2024

WFCU to Host Key Annual Events During GAC

MADISON, Wis.— Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions (WFCU) and their two major networks, Global Women’s Leadership Network (GWLN) and World Young Credit Union Professionals Network (WYCUP), will host two key annual events featuring global perspectives and insights during America’s Credit Unions’ 2024 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in Washington DC.  

World Credit Union Conference Announces 2024 Keynote Speakers

February 12, 2024

World Credit Union Conference Announces 2024 Keynote Speakers

MADISON, Wis.—An impressive lineup of keynote speakers will share their unique insights with credit union leaders from around the globe during the 2024 World Credit Union Conference, to be held July 21-24, at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.

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