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Agricultural Cooperative Societies Proclamation No. 85/1994.

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
1994
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development
Keyword
Cooperative/producer organization Basic legislation Agricultural development Capacity building Education Smallholders/peasants
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

A society established under this Proclamation shall have as objectives: (1) to improve the living conditions of its members; (2) to promote self-reliance among members; (3) to solve problems collectively; (4) to obtain modern technologies for its members; (5) to process agricultural products; (6) to promote teaching and training for its members (sect. 3). Provisions of Part II, concerning the formation and registration of societies, distinguish between a Primary Society and a Higher Level Societ

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References - Legislation

Repealed by

Cooperative Societies Proclamation (No. 147/1998).

Legislation | Ethiopia | 1998

Keyword: Basic legislation, Cooperative/producer organization, Non-governmental entity, Agricultural development, Dispute settlement

Source: FAO, FAOLEX