SWEDISH PARLEMENTARIANS VISIT RCA

On 7th January 2020, RCA received a delegation of Swedish Parliamentarians accompanied with VI- Agroforestry. Upon arrival they were received and welcomed by DG. In his welcoming remarks, he thanked the delegation for visiting RCA and expecting both to share the best practices on cooperative movement. During the presentation on Rwandan Cooperative Movement, the Director General of RCA retaliated on how the Government of Rwanda put in place the Cooperative Policy as one of many different policies and programmes aimed at development of Rwandan economy and welfare of citizens. In this presentation, Swedish Parliamentarians were able to know the evolution of cooperative movement in Rwanda, Role of cooperative s in national development, achievements, success stories, some challenges in the sector and way forward including re visiting of National Policy and Cooperative Law. Later was opening sessions where by the delegation asked different questions, asked for clarifications of which were satisfied after. Indeed, it was also an opportunity for RCA whereby the delegation also shared with RCA other best practices of cooperatives movement worldwide especially housing and insurance cooperatives in Bolivia, Latin America, Sweden and Kenya. The visit was fruitful.


SWEDISH PARLEMENTARIANS VISIT RCA