As the President and Chairman of RAA, South Australia’s largest mutual, it is fantastic to be here today, and I would like to thank BCCM for inviting me to deliver the opening remarks ahead of a quite fascinating program.
The Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals CEO Melina Morrison has contributed a chapter to the latest Connecting people with progress: securing future economic development report from CEDA.
The ‘founding father’ of Queenslanders Credit Union has passed away in Brisbane at the age of 96. Leo Barcham was a Director from 1963 to 1995 and remained an active Member throughout his life.
In July 2018 the BCCM launched the first edition of the Principles – a collector’s item edition that should be cherished for its success in marrying the interests of good corporate governance with the unique member focused interests of CME’s.
The annual Platform Co-operativism conference in Hong Kong was notable for the many faceted ways that co-operatives are developing across the globe.