international cooperative experiences and lessons for the Eastern Cape cooperative development strategy
ECSECC Working Papers
Research, Rural Development
15 Jul 2009
Mazibuko Jara and Vishwas Satgar
Date of Publication:
Working Paper 5
A snapshot of international experiences, case studies and lessons the Eastern Cape should learn from, when developing and implementing its cooperative development programme. This paper is divided into two parts - Part one focus on the current state of the cooperatives movement and part two discusses lessons for the Eastern Cape and indeed for any Government or Non-governmental institution involved in support to cooperatives. There is a particular emphasis on the role of the state.