Annual Reports of the Department of Co-operative Development

Scope and Content

Reports initially compiled by the Registrar of Co-operative Societies and later by the Commissioner for Co-operative Development. The reports carry details of the progress of co-operation across the country for the stated period and are particularly rich with statistical data. An historical background of the co-operative movement in the country is often found at the beginning of the reports. Further details regarding staffing, visits from dignitaries and fellow co-operators are present along with the details of any overseas training courses attended by staff members.