Abstracts

Plenary:

  • Governance Practices and Their Impacts on the Inclusion of Youth and Women in Rice Cooperatives in Rwanda
  • Presenter: Dr. Augustine Rutamu, UNILAK

    Governance

  • Cooperative Governance in Rural Co-operative Societies: Perspectives from Multiple and Single Co-operative Members in Mbinga District Tanzania
  • Presenters: Dr. Suleiman Chambo; Ester Towo: Moshi Cooperative University, Tanzania
  • Rural Resilience: Rural Resilience: The Role of Cooperatives in Achieving Sustainable Rural Development: Cooperative Governance
  • Presenters: NDAGIJIMANA Ibrahim, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kigali-Rwanda

    Finance:

  • Rural Financial Inclusion: Prospects and Challenges of Collective Action in Extending Financial Services Among Rural Smallholder Farmers in Tanzania
  • Presenter: Dr. Suliman Chambo, Moshi Cooperative University, Tanzania
  • Dairy Cooperatives and SACCO Case Studies in Kenya
  • Presenters: Migwi Wanjohi, ATC; Esther Gicheru, Cooperative University of Kenya; Silas Maiyo, Cooperative University of Kenya; Edith Kagumba, ATC

    Resilience/Food Security:

  • Adoption of Postharvest Technologies and Food Security Among Maize Smallholder Farmers in Kirehe District
  • Presenter: Dr. NKURUNZIZA Prosper, UNILAK
  • The Contribution of Abahuzaugambi Ba Kawa Cooperative to the Socioeconomic Develoment of Rural Areas in Maraba Sector, Rwanda
  • Presenters: Mr MPAMBARA Frederic, UNILAK; Mrs UWAMAHORO Anny Justine, UNILAK