#Coops4DecentWork - Today the Malta Co-operative Federation is celebrating the International Day of Co-operatives with one billion people around the world and with the International Co-operative Alliance. Click on the link below and find us on the map & find out what other co-operators are doing! The Malta Co-operative Federation launches a new video specifically for the International Day of Co-operatives 2019 - Coops4Decent Work https://www.facebook.com/maltacooperativefederation/videos/878190922534671/ John Mallia, President of the Malta Co-operative Federation makes his point on the 2019 Coops Day in the Press
The Malta Co-operative Federation Council accepted Sportslink Coop Ltd as a new Member Society of the Federation on July 3, 2019. The MCF Council Members welcomed the members of this newly registered co-operative to the Federation. SportsLink Coop joins the growing family of sports cooperatives around the world. SportsLink will bring together regional, national and international sport events, including sport and multi-sport conferences to local communities. The co-operative will also assist in transforming existing low-key sport competitions and develop them to important events. MCF CEO Rolan Micallef Attard thanked his fellow Council Members for all the hard work and hand-holding [...]
"With one of our cooperative principles being open membership, gender equality has always been a key feature of the cooperative movement". In her International Women’s Day 2019 message, the Chairperson of the International Co-operative Alliance's Gender Equality Committee, María Eugenia Pérez Zea, said that the cooperative movement is leading the way in terms of innovation, because innovation comes from people – and cooperatives, by placing the onus on members themselves to resolve their needs and aspirations, constantly adapt to the demands of a continually-evolving society. Pérez Zea emphasised that the 8 of March is an opportunity to acknowledge women's contributions to the development [...]
The Malta Co-operative Federation convened its 2019 AGM on Thursday 21st February. The meeting had the following agenda: Approval of Minutes of previous General Meeting Presentation of the Financial Statements 2017 Appointment of Auditors Election of Malta Co-operative Federation Council Arising Matters The following nominees got elected to MCF Council: Mr Mario Cini, Mr Terence Farrugia, Mr John Mallia, Mr Rolan Micallef Attard and Mr Paul Muscat.