In the same vein of promoting Co-operation amongst Co-operatives, there are key champion-bodies that represent the collective voices of the Co-operative Movement world-wide.

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The International Co-operative Alliance (ICA)

The International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) is a non-profit international association established in 1895 to advance the co-operative model.  ICA is the apex organisation for cooperatives worldwide, representing 313 co-operative federations and organisations across 109 countries (figures of May 2018). The members of the Alliance are national level co-operative federations, individual co-operative organisations and government offices concerned with co-operatives.

SNCF has been a member of ICA since 1985.


WOCCU

World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU)

World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) advocates on behalf of the global credit union system before international organisations and works with national governments to improve legislation and regulation. Its technical assistance programmes introduce new tools and technologies to strengthen credit unions' financial performance and increase their outreach. WOCCU has implemented 300+ technical assistance programmes in 89 countries. Worldwide, 68,882 credit unions in 109 countries serve 235 million people. 

SNCF has been a member of WOCCU since 2010. 


ACCU

Association for Asia Confederation Credit Union (ACCU)

The Association of Asian Confederation of Credit Unions (ACCU) operates as a regional representative organisation of credit unions and similar co-operative financial institutions in the region of Asia.  ACCU represents 40.2 million individual members from more than 45,000 credit unions in 22 countries in Asia. ACCU is owned by its member organisations. 

SNCF has been a member of ACCU since 2009.