BALANGA City, Bataan – Last March 7, representatives from farmer cooperatives attended a seminar on the Fundamentals of Cooperatives at Lou-is Resort & Restaurant in this City, sponsored by the National Food Authority Bataan Provincial Office.
Said seminar aims to equip officers of newly formed cooperatives with basic knowledge on their tasks as well as serve as a refresher course for those who have been in their respective cooperatives for a long time.
Resource speakers from NFA- Industry Services Department (ISD) Mr. Renato Narciso Robel, Mr. Nilo Sabado and Ms. Caroline Rozul discussed the essentials regarding cooperatives and also touched on Train Law and Strategic Planning as well as gave tips and pointers for successful cooperatives.
NFA-ISD is an accredited cooperative training provider by the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) so participants can use their attendance to said seminar when requesting for Certificate of Good Standing from CDA.
This one-day seminar is spearheaded by NFA-Bataan Provincial Manager Adelaida C. Nuestro and Registration & Licensing Officer Febe O. Austria in coordination with NFA-ISD.