SOCODEVI president receives award from the maple industry

Cécile B. Pichette
Pedro Rodriguez 1 February 2018

Cécile B. Pichette, president of SOCODEVI and a renowned maple producer, received a special award from the North American Maple Syrup Council (NAMSC) recognizing the many years of hard work that she has dedicated to the maple industry.

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New mandate in Ivory Coast

Pedro Rodriguez 13 November 2017

In partnership with an American organization, SOCODEVI was selected to carry out a mandate aimed at strengthening the competitiveness of the cocoa system in the Ivory Coast.

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Sophie Bédard and Luc Chassé receive SOCODEVI Intercooperation Award

Pedro Rodriguez 12 September 2017

Sophie Bédard, a member of the Coop fédérée, and Luc Chassé were awarded the SOCODEVI Intercooperation Award at the organization’s annual meeting.

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Réjean Lantagne returns to Canada

Pedro Rodriguez 12 September 2017

After completing a four-year assignment to Peru directing the PRODIVCOM project, Réjean Lantagne, former SOCODEVI Executive Director, has returned home to Canada. Réjean, because of his vast experience in international development and his solid understanding of the world of cooperatives, has contributed in a significant way to advancing the efforts we have been undertaking with 25 organizations and their member families across Peru.

SOCODEVI and its network of cooperatives and mutuals offer a heartfelt thanks to Réjean Lantagne for his inestimable contribution all throughout his tenure since 1985 with our organization

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.

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