The First National Cooperatives General Conference is to be held here from 25 to 27 March, 2014.
The theme of the general conference is – Sustainable Economic Development and Social Justice through Cooperatives.
At a news conference the First National Cooperatives General Conference Programme Main Committee held here on Sunday, the committee officials said that the general conference would review the achievements made so far in the cooperatives sector and chart out the future course.
They said the general conference would also press for the proper place of cooperatives in the new constitution as well as for formulating Acts and Regulations specifically for the cooperatives.
Co-president of the main committee and Chairman of the National Cooperatives Association Limited Keshav Prasad Badal expressed the belief that the general conference would help create positive thinking towards the cooperatives among the general public.