New challenges facing co-operatives and co-operative development in Eastern Province of Zambia
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Published by Republic of Zambia, Ministry of Finance and National Planning in Lusaka .
Written in English

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StatementPatrick Lwiindi Moonga and Owen Mgemezulu.
ContributionsMgemezulu, Owen.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 52 p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16385970M
LC Control Number2007381603

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History of Co-Operatives The modern co-operative concept started in in Rochdale village, Manchester, England. It has since developed globally as a social and economic movement with its own distinct identity, history and purpose. (Tache, ). The co-operative form of organization has been around for a long time, though the modernFile Size: KB. South Africa stipulates that government is constituted as the national, provincial and. local spheres of government, which are distinct, interdependent and interrelated. The three spheres of government and the organs of state in each sphere are. constitutionally bound by principles of co-operative governance. (a) Primary Co-operative an application to register a primary co-op must be made by a minimum of - (i) Five natural persons (ii) Two juristic persons (iii) A combination of any five persons (b) A secondary co-operative must be formed by two or more operational primary co-operatives. (c) A tertiary co-operative must be formed by two or more operational secondary co-operatives. It argues that co-operative organisational resilience centres on co-operatives' multidimensionality and the development of collective capability in five mutually reinforcing areas of : Sally Hartley.