ACCU Works Continuously on Establishing the Federation in Lao PDR
- Date : Thursday February 22, 2018
- Venue : Pakse
The Secretary Program of ACCU, Mr. Vivit Chareonsin, attended the Savings and Credit Union Forum 2017 at the Bank of Lao PDR, Champasak Branch in Pakse on February 22, 2018 delivering the presentation on how to Strengthening the Savings and Credit Unions (SCUs) in Lao PDR. The General Manager of the Credit Union League of Thailand Ltd., Mr. Dabchai Jaisusuk, presented the Roles and Responsibilities of CULT in the Credit Union Movement in Thaailand. Representatives from Soon Klang Theva Credit Union Ltd., presented the principles of credit unions and the history of the first credit union in Thailand to the attendees of the forum.
The forum was jointly organized by the Bank of Lao PDR and the German Cooperative and Raiffeisen Confederation (DGRV) in Lao PDR. The forum was chaired by Mr. Phantaboun Saiyaphet, Deputy Director of the Financial Protection Department, Bank of Lao PDR. The forum also initiated a discussion with representatives from all SCUs in Lao PDR on how to establish the second-tier organization, Association of SCUs, in Lao PDR.