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The Business and Cooperatives and Development Division is responsible for providing support and advisory services to established Solomon Islands businesses, cooperative societies and associations. The review of national policies for these entities and associations also fall under the responsibility of the Division.
The establishment and promotion of The program’s strategic objective is that all constituency business associations, cluster groups and associations (fishermen, farmers, retailers, tribal landowning groups, women’s association groups, village and community based associations (CBOs), individual businesses are to be organized and linked to the relevant constituency framework (proposed concept).
The Business and Cooperatives Development Division’s Cooperative Society Unit is responsible for the promotion of the cooperative movement by encouraging the formation of cooperative societies and ensuring that cooperatives operate in accordance with the requirements of the Cooperative Societies Act (Cap 164), the Act’s Rules, Principles and each cooperative’s By-Laws.