Research, Development & Publications

SoCoop provides research, development and publication services in the following areas:

At the cooperative environment level

  • Strategy and policy formulation.
  • National cooperative movement assessment.
  • National cooperative supporting institutions.
  • Cooperative law and regulation.

At the cooperative sectorial level

  • Various sectorial studies (agriculture, finance, services).
  • Sector policy formulation.

At the cooperative enterprise and pre-cooperative level

  • New product development.
  • Process optimization.
  • IT integration & wireless systems.
  • Definition of a suitable legal and institutional framework for pre-coop organizations.
  • Formulation of a development plan.
  • Technical support and transition facilitation.