International Co-operative Day is observed on 5th July 2014. It is an annual celebration of the co-operative movement. A cooperative is an autonomous association of persons who voluntarily cooperate for their mutual, social, economic and cultural benefit.
Here we present 2014 International Co-operative Day SMS, Wishes, Messages, Greetings In English
- Cooperatives are a reminder to the international community that it is possible to pursue both economic viability and social responsibility. – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, speaking on the International Year of Cooperatives 2012
- Labor can and will become its own employer through co-operative association. – Leland Stanford
- It has been said that cooperativism is an economic movement that uses the methods of education. This definition can also be modified to affirm that cooperativism is an educational movement that uses the methods of economics. – Don José María Arizmendiarrieta Madariaga