In Senegal, malnutrition affects over a quarter of children under the age of five, according to the World Bank, causing school attendance rates to suffer and drop-out rates to increase. At home, many children do not receive the nutrition they need to grow strong and stay attentive in school.
NCBA CLUSA is pleased to announce the 2019 edition of its Policymakers’ Guide—information and recommendations for the 116th Congress and cooperators reaching out to their Congressional representatives.
Rev. Graylen Scott Hagler, co-chair of the Poor People's Campaign and senior minister of Plymouth Congregational Church in Washington, DC, will appear on Everything Co-op on Thursday, January 25. A weekly exploration of the impact and potential of the cooperative business model, Everything Co-op aims to generate interest in and support for the cooperative movement.
Now in its 25th day, the longest U.S. government shutdown in history is taking its toll. We know that this impasse is hurting the business community—including cooperative businesses—by throttling some federal payments, restricting key services and introducing deep uncertainty into the market.