International Raiffeisen Union (IRU), Agricultural Credit Cooperatives is a member of which, XIV. General Assembly & International Conference and IRU's 50th Anniversary Foundation Activities were held in Germany between 27-28 September 2018.
Chairman of the Central Union Board of Directors Selahattin KÜLCÜ, Deputy Chairman Mesut ÖLMEZ, Board Members İrfan KARAKAYA, Mehmet ŞAHİN and Auditor İlhan SALTIK attended to the General Assembly representing Agricultural Credit Cooperatives, where Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen's 200th birthday was celebrated.
During the General Assembly, Franky Depickere was elected as the President of IRU, while Chairman of the Central Union Board of Directors, Mr. Selahattin Külcü, was re-elected as a Board Member of the International Raiffeisen Union (IRU) that has 53 members from 33 countries.
After the opening speeches of IRU Chairman Franky Depickere and German Cooperatives and Raiffeisen Confederation (DGRV) General Manager Dr. Eckhard Ott, Secretary General of IRU and Head of DGRV International Relations Department Andreas Kappes made a presentation about IRU's activities since 2016.
During the General Meeting, Mr. Külcü, made a presentation by giving information to the participants about Agricultural Credit Cooperatives and its Companies.