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After the storm, better times ahead for cooperatives in Peru

Pedro Rodriguez 13 November 2017

Heavily impacted by the torrential rains and landslides that devastated several regions of Peru in March 2017, agricultural cooperatives PURIFOR, COAVAF, Huarmey, and CEPROVASC have gradually recuperated their plots of productive land in recent months. The emergency fund set up by SOCODEVI and its Foundation has been an important lever for resuming activities after the natural disaster.

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Promutuel Assurance and La Coop fédérée highlight SOCODEVI’s CO-OP Week

Pedro Rodriguez 13 November 2017

The latest edition of Co-op Week in Canada was an opportunity for more than 300 Promutuel Assurance and La Coop fédérée employees, member institutions of our network, to learn more about the impact of SOCODEVI and its Foundation’s actions in developing countries.

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SOCODEVI: solutions adapted to improve living conditions around the world

SOCODEVI Vietnam
Pedro Rodriguez 12 September 2017

At SOCODEVI, the 2016-2017 period was marked by several major achievements, impressive progress, a range of stimulating projects, a motivated and engaged team and solutions adapted to fit needs. It is now clear that SOCODEVI has reached all targets set in the 2014-2017 strategic plan, resulting in sound finances for our organization and allowing us to fulfill our mission.

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Funeral cooperatives in Quebec renew their contributions to the Tree of Intercooperation

Pedro Rodriguez 25 April 2017


More than 15,000 trees will be planted in Guatemala and Québec with support from the FCFQ Quebec federation of funeral cooperatives under our Tree of Intercooperation initiative. Through this action, the FCFQ, a member of our network, is compensating its greenhouse gas emissions for the 2016-2017 period.

Planting trees compensates for our greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and helps cooperatives in developing countries. All of this is possible through our participation in the Tree of Intercooperation program.

The SOCODEVI Foundation provides $50,000 in disaster relief to Peru

Pedro Rodriguez 25 April 2017


An emergency fund of $50,000 has been set up by the SOCODEVI Foundation to support four Peruvian agricultural cooperatives seriously affected by torrential rain that recently devastated several communities in that country.

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Record success for the golf tournament benefit event!

Pedro Rodriguez 19 September 2016

Fondation SOCODEVI
The Tenth Annual Golf Tournament for the SOCODEVI Foundation broke records. Nearly $60,000 was collected thanks to the generosity of the men and women who attended and the sponsoring organizations, especially Promutuel Assurance and its president, Omer Bouchard.

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