Turkish Agricultural Credit Cooperatives affiliated organization International Cooperative Alliance’s (ICA) elective General Assembly took place in Malaysia.
General Assembly and Global Conference took place in Kuala Lumpur between 13-17 November 2017. Ariel Guarco of Argentina elected as presiden of ICA taking 671 votes out of 691.
Agricultural Organizatoin of ICA organised site visits for giving much detailed information about the agricultural and coopeative structures in Malaysia. ACC Delagation, Central Union Bord Members İbrahim Ethem ÜSTÜNER, Mehmet ŞAHİN, Yaşar TERZİ and and Audit İlhan SALTIK and Head of Marketing Department Göktürk Hakan ŞAHİN paid a visit to“Koperasi Serbaguna Iman Malaysia Berhad ve Koperasi Pegawai-pegawai MARDI (KoMARDI) Berhad” cooperatives and briefed about the cooperative structure int the country.
In addition to that, ACC Delegation had a meeting with Russina Federation Union of Consumer Cooperatives Centrosoyuz on request of Dimitry Zubov, President of Centrosoyuz. Mr Zubov said that they would like to add Turkish cooperatives to their Relations to Turkey . Nikita Goldsmith also made a presentation about Coop Connect Project and made a proposal about participation of Turkey to this Project. Head of Marketing Department Göktürk Hakan Şahin also made a presentation on ACC products during the meeting and gave detailed information about all the products that is producing by ACC.
Delegation also visited “National Land Finance Cooperative Society (NLFCS Coop) ve Bank Rakyat” during the visit.