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The year that was (activities of 1997) (1998)

June, 1998
(Source: ICA in Asia and the Pacific -Annual Report 1997, pp. Second cover)

The Year That Was (Activities for 1997)

1. Second part of 11th ICA/Japan Training Course for Strengthening the Management of Agricultural Co-ops, IDACA, Japan, 23 Feb to 20 April, 1997.

2. 3rd meeting of the ICA ROAP Executive Council, Chiangmai, Thailand, 18 March, 1997

3. 3rd Meeting of the University/College Co-ops, 14-15 March, 1997, Bangkok, Thailand

4. 4th Co-operative Ministers' Conference, Chiangmai, Thailand, 18-22 March, 1997

5. Meeting of Co-op Banking and Finance, Chiangmai, Thailand, 17 March, 1997.

6. 9th Meeting of the HRD Committee, Chiangmai, Thailand, 17 March, 1997.

7. 29th meeting of the ICA Committee on Consumer Co-operation for Asia and the Pacific, Chiangmai, Thailand, 23 March, 1997.

8. Regional Conference on Women in Decision-Making in Co-operatives, 7-9 May, 1997, Tagatay City, Philippines.

9. 30th meeting of Agricultural Committee, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 14 August, 1997

10. Workshop on Co-operative Identity Statement - Theory to Practice, Jaipur, India, August 17-19   August, 1997.

11. Asia-Pacific Health Co-operative Organisation meeting, Kathmandu, Nepal, 26 August, 1997.

12. Faculty Exchange Programme between Vaikunth Mehta National Institute of Co-operative Management, Pune, India and School of Co-operation, Polgolla, Sri Lanka July-August, 1997.

13. Visit of Chinese delegation to Canada, 6-28 September, 1997.

14. First part of 12th ICA/Japan Management Training Course, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai and Pune, Oct.-Dec.,1997

15. 7th Training course for Rural Women Leaders of Agricultural Co-operatives, Tokyo, Japan, Nov.4 to Dec. 3, 1997.

16. 2nd Asian Top Leaders Conference of Women Farm Leaders, Tokyo, 4-10 November, 1997

17. Second phase of the ICA ROAP Strategic Planning Exercise, Delhi, 13-15 October, 1997.

18. 30th Meeting of the ICA Committee on Consumer Co-operation for Asia and the Pacific and the International Conference on Youth in Co-operatives, Tokyo, 24 October, 1997.

19. International Symposium on Co-operative Environmental Initiatives, Tokyo, October 25, 1997.

20. International Forum on the use of Subsidiaries by Co-operatives, Seoul, Korea, October 28-31, 1997.

21. Third Co-operative Summit of the Philippines, Cebu, Philippines, Nov. 5-7, 1997

22. ICA/ILO Coopnet Preparatory Workshop on Co-operative Leadership Training for Women, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,  9-11 December, 1997.

 Participate at the ICA Regional  Assembly and related meetings,
 Seoul, 25-31 October, 1998.