International Year Of Cooperatives

WPDRF Establishes Its Office During International Cooperative Year

World Peace Development and Research Foundation of Asian Society of Film And Television has established its international head quarters at Noida during the International Year Of Cooperative stated Sandeep Marwah President of WPDRF.

The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2012 as the International Year of Cooperatives, highlighting the contribution of cooperatives to socio-economic development, particularly their impact on poverty reduction, employment generation and social integration.

With the theme of “Cooperative Enterprises Build a Better World”, the Year seeks to encourage the growth and establishment of cooperatives all over the world. It also encourages individuals, communities and governments to recognize the agency of cooperatives in helping to achieve internationally agreed upon development goals, such as the Millennium Development Goals.

WPDRF will be organizing an International meet on the theme of cooperative movement on 5th & 6th of December, 2012 at New Delhi.

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