OCDC Public Education

Cooperatives create pathways…

to gender-inclusive economic development.

Women’s Empowerment Study

Social Inclusion

Large-scale inclusion and empowerment of women and youth is possible through cooperatives.

OCDC Policy Paper

Locally Led Development

Cooperatives empower local people and institutions to own the planning, implementation and evaluation of their own sustainable development.

“From the Ground Up” White Paper

Building Sustainable Resilient Communities

Cooperatives offer a proven way for people to control their economic livelihoods.

Cooperative Development Program

Improved Economic Status for Women

Through their direct economic benefits, enhancement of social capital, and the opportunities they offer for leadership and skills development, cooperatives are playing a pivotal role in increasing women’s incomes and agency.

WDDCM Global Outcomes Report