Corpserve Registrars recently held a Stakeholder sensitization workshop in conjunction with the Ministry of Small to Medium Enterprises & Cooperatives Development and the Zimbabwe National Cooperatives Federation at the Ambassador Hotel on Saturday 27 February 2016. The workshop was held to introduce the Cooperatives Management System to the stakeholders. The system is designed to assist cooperatives enhance corporate governance and overcome some of the challenges currently experienced in the Cooperatives sector in Zimbabwe such as:
• Member register management
• Record keeping
• Financial reporting
• Meetings management and
• Statutory reports
The event was attended by various stakeholders which included Ministry & Federation representatives, Cooperators from different sectors such as housing ,fishery ,Savings and Credit Cooperatives Societies etc.
During the workshop the stakeholders present had the privilege to experience the system functionalities. The initiative was highly commended by both the Ministry of Small to Medium Enterprises & Cooperatives Development and the Zimbabwe National Cooperatives Federation, Who both concurred that technology is indeed "the" solution to growing the Cooperative movement.