In January 2019, Osaka Prefecture, Osaka City and Sakai City conducted Osaka Declaration toward Zero Plastic Waste.
News - 2019.10
On September 9, 2019, Typhoon Faxai caused major damages throughout the Tokyo metropolitan area. JCCU and co-ops nationwide have been supporting the affected areas immediately after the disaster occurred, such as delivering relief supplies and calling for donations from co-op members.
JCCU supports the campaign "Sustainable Seafood Week 2019" to promote the use of sustainable marine resources.
From September 19-20, 2019, the International Cooperative Forum, sponsored by The Central Union of Consumer Societies of the Russian Federation (Centrosoyuz of Russia) was held at ETNOMIR in Kaluga region near Moscow.
On October 13, Typhoon Hagibis hit Japan resulting in major damage including large-scale flood. JCCU wishes to express its deep condolences to the affected people. JCCU established the disaster manage...
JCCU has been cooperating with the activities of the International Labour Organization (ILO) by supporting the human resource development for the establishment and development of co-operatives in Africa since 2010. By 2018, 38 co-operatives from 16 African countries have participated in this program.
At Japan Packaging Contest 2019, the shipping cardboard of CO・OP Brand dressing was awarded the Accessible Design Packaging Award.
"Profile of Japanese Consumers' Co-operative Union" has been published. It includes the outline of JCCU and its member co-ops, the overview of Japanese consumer co-ops,