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Myra represents Zamboanga during the 3rd Women in Cooperative Educational Tour in Vietnam

District 1 Councilor Myra Paz Valderrosa Abubakar has represented Zamboanga City during the 3rd Women in Cooperative Educational Tour conducted last month in Vietnam.

Some 35 delegates mostly coming from Davao City participated during the said tour, especially at Cooperative Mart, one of the most successful cooperative in Vietnam.

"Na Vietnam, ya dale mira kilaya sila tan juntu juntu to come up with one good cooperative," said Abubakar.

During the tour, the participants were given the chance to ask questions especially on how to make cooperatives stronger.

It was learned from Abubakar, the first tour was conducted in Bangkok followed in Palawan and Vietnam. And the upcoming tour will be in the Philippines.

In the future, according to Abubakar, the participants in the toue will come to Zamboanga, where Cooperatives in this city will also share their best practices.

“Necesita bien active el cooperative aki. One thing, although it’s important you get your money back. Everybody must cooperate to come up with one successful cooperative it’s not just the money or what you invested or what you can get out of it you have to work with others that is the essence of cooperative,” she said.

The lady councilor hoped that big cooperatives can find time to help the small ones so that cooperative movement in Zamboanga City will become strong.

Abubakar, who also chairs the Regional Cooperative Development Council in Region IX, stressed that she used her own money for the mentioned travel.

"More than 100 cooperatives registered at the Cooperative Development Authority that are based in this city," she concluded.

By R.G. A A. Go




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