On the second day of presence of Turkish Cooperative Movement delegation in Iran, President of Iran Chamber of Cooperatives and President of National Cooperative Union of Turkey signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the development of Cooperative Movement.
Bahman Abdollahi, President of Iran Chamber of Cooperatives and Muammer Niksarli, President of National Cooperative Union of Turkey, signed an MOU in order to develop the Cooperative Movement between Iran and Turkey through transferring experiences, holding seminars and training courses, also the development of economic relations through holding exhibitions, dispatching and accepting business delegations.
This MOU between the two NGO’s is in order to develop the Cooperative Movement of two countries. It is worth mentioning that National Cooperative Union of Turkey, as a non-governmental representative of the Cooperative Movement in Turkey, represents over 50,000 cooperatives and more than seven million members. Furthermore, there are 30 types of cooperative in the Cooperative Movement of Turkey, which are active with major fields in housing, agriculture, fisheries, irrigation, consumption and credit.