To enhance awareness on cooperative economy for VNFU’s members and farmers
09:16 - 26/07/2019
(VNFU Portal) - From 2015 to 2018, the VNFU at all levels has actively and coordinately organized 240,594 propaganda for more than 12 million members and farmers about the knowledge and Party’s guidelines and legal policiesof the State on cooperatives, havefarmer and members visit and learn advanced cooperative models which are makingprofit.
On July 29, 2011, the Standing Committee of the VNFU promulgated Resolution No. 04-NQ / HNDTW on “Promoting the propagandaand guidance on collective economic development in agriculture and rural areas for the 2011-2020 period.
Farmers participating in cooperative groups to visit the business model making profit
For implementing the Resolution of the Central Executive Committee, the Standing Committee of VNFU has set emulation targets in building cooperative economic model for the provinces and cities annually. At the annual summation congresses of the Central Executive Committee, it has assessed the performance of VNFU of provinces and cities in theirparticipation in developing collective economy in agriculture and rural areas.
Implementing Decision No. 2261 / QD-TTg, the Standing Committee of VNFU has entered into a cooperative program with the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance to promote propaganda and mobilization of farmers to develop collective economic models in agricultural sector and rural areas for the 2016-2020 period and instruct the VNFU at all levels to deploy the cooperative program.
Soon after, the Standing Committee of VNFU has developed Action Program No. 16 - CT/HNDTW regarding theimplementation of the “Pilotingscheme to complete and replicate new cooperative models in the Mekong Delta Region”under the Prime Minister’s Decision No. 445 / QD-TTg dated March 21, 2016.
Standing Committee of VNFU also issued Official Dispatch No. 2583 - CV/HNDTW, dated March 01, 2017 directing the VNFU at provinces and cities to promote the steering of the VNFU at levels to carry out propaganda and mobilization toits members toproactively participate in building new cooperative models under the provisions of Law.
In 2018, the Central Committee of VNFU coordinated with Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Vietnam Cooperative Alliance to enter into and promulgate cooperative program among the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development - Vietnam Cooperative Alliance - Standing Committee of VNFU regarding implementation of the target of 15,000 cooperatives and agricultural cooperative unions working effectively under the Resolution of the National Assembly.
VNFUat all levels have actively guided, supported VNFU’s members, developed collective economic models in agricultural sector, particularly cooperatives; actively advised the party committees, coordinated with authorities and relevant branches, mass organizations to exploit resources supporting for the propaganda, fostering knowledge on collective economy and cooperatives and guidelines and policies of the Party and State. At the same time, actively mobilizing VNFU’s members to build new economic cooperative models.
Up to present, in most of provinces and cities, VNFU has signed the coordinative program with Vietnam Cooperative Alliance in order to unify the coordination between two organizations in propagating to raise awareness about collective economy in agricultural sector and promote the power of the Vietnamese Farmers class in the innovation, development and improvement of collective economic performance; contributing in supporting households to carry outbusiness effectively. Coordinatingin building cooperative models in consistencywith the socio-economic condition of the locality. Coordinatinginfosteringcadres of VNFU at all levels and participating in training human resources for cooperatives.
VNFU of provinces and cities have madepowerful effects in diversified, rich and innovative propagation forms such as conducting propagation through meeting with VNFU groups and teams, and through club; through the Executive Board meetings at all levels; thematic reviewing and summarizing conferences, especially the Conference of “Emulation among farmers in good production and business, unite to supporteach other indoing businessand reducing poverty effectively” in communes and wards once a year; in towns, districts, provinces and cities twiceevery 5 years and at central-levelonceevery 5 years, “Advanced typical farmers” Conference every 5 years.
In addition, through annual and semiannual primarily examining and summarizing meeting or cultural activities and art performances of farmers, competitions organized by farmers such as: Farmer talentcontest held once every 5 years; Farmer technical innovation contest once every 2 years; Countryside singing contest, etc. All questions in the contestsare knowledge in the fields of collective economy and cooperatives.
As a result, from 2015 – 2018, VNFU at all levels has actively and coordinately organized 240,594 propaganda for more than 12 million members and farmers about the knowledge and Party’s guidelines and legal policiesof the State on cooperatives, havefarmer and members visit and learn advanced typical cooperative models which are makingprofit.
Through the propaganda, it has initially helped members and farmers change their awareness about cooperatives. In the coming period, VNFU at all levels continue to focus on grassroot level, especially in branches, groups. Each year, each branch and groupheld at least 2 thematic activities to propagate to members about the role of collective economy in the market economy; propagate about the role of cooperatives by VNFU’s publications; organize in the form of the aterization to raise awareness of members and farmers about the policies mentioned above.
Ngoc Hang translated by My Linh
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