At the call of JCCU, efforts are being spread among consumer co-ops nationwide joining the Hibakusha Appeal signature campaign calling for an international treaty to ban and eliminate nuclear weapons. Hibakusha Appeal is addressed from April 2016.
News - 2017.08
On July 10, 2017, an exchange meeting for 37 Co-op Board members were organized by Nara Consumers' Co-operative Union to provide an opportunity for them to reconsider the value of co-op and co-operative movement in general.
JCCU in every summer, cooperates with the Fukushima Prefecture Consumers' Cooperative Union to organize a program under the theme "Fukushima Children's Recreation Project" for children who live in Fukushima Prefecture.
JCCU is launching 16 items sequentially consisting of CO-OP Original Blend Regular Coffee, CO-OP laundry detergent SefterE, which are all certified by Eco Mark using recycled plastics and plant-derived plastics as packaging materials.
This year five co-operative managers from five Asian countries came to Japan on ICA-AP Training Program for Managers of Consumer Co-ops from July 17 to July 30 2017.
JCCU and its member co-ops granted a sum of money as a gift from their reserve fund for disaster recovery to show their sympathy.
Japan Joint Committee of Co-operatives (JJC) and Cooperatives Japan held the 95th International Day of Co-operatives Forum on July 7 in Tokyo.