The trainings contributed meaningfully to the efforts of the ICA to develop a holistic approach for their engagement with the European Union. They also supported the global visibility of the cooperative model and strengthened strategic alliances of the ICA with the EU. Our trainings have enabled cooperatives worldwide to fulfil their role as important international development actors of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
After the training in Costa Rica a group of engaged cooperatives was formed that will follow-up on their shared holistic approach for their engagement with the EU in the future. To read more about it, please click here: