This document has been made available in electronic format by the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA)
June, 1998
(Source: Asia-Pacific Co-op News, Vol. 5, No.1, Jan-Apr., 1998, p.2)

ICA/Japan Management Training Course holds 8th national follow-up and review workshop in Philippines

The 8th National Follow-up and Review Workshop under the ICA-Japan Managing Training Project was held in the Philippines, 11-12 Feb, 1998. Eight former participants of the course attended the workshop. The objective of the workshop was to have a comparative study of the Co-operative Movement in the Philippines.

Mr. Jose Medina, Chairman of the Co-op Development Authority (CDA), Mr. Filomeno Bautista, Jr., Gen.Arcadia Lozadoa and Ms. Emilina Santos of NATCCO provided the technical inputs for the workshop. Dr. Daman Prakash, Project Director, ICA and Mr. Felix Borja, Secretary General of the CUP coordinated the workshop.

The participants were able to attend the Co-op Think Tank Consortium (CTTC) organised by the ICA in collaboration with the NATTCO.

The participants of the workshops had the opportunity of interacting with Mr. Bruce Thordarson, Director-General ICA, Mr. Robby Tulus, the Regional Director, Mr.Bjorn Genberg, Director Develop-ment,ICA, Dr. Peter Davis of Leicester University, Prof. Hans Munkner and Prof. Ian MacPherson, along with some of the ICA board members.