The Ministry partners with CIC in:
Inculcating co-operative values and principles amongst the students.
Education, Training and Information on Co-operatives.
Provide guidance to the students on formation of Co-operatives.
Promotion and registration of youth co-operatives
Provide supervision and guidance to the newly registered co-operatives.
Promotion of Young Co-operators Club (YCC) in the Universities and nurturing them to legally incorporated societies
Creation of an enabling and conducive business environment for growth and sustainability of the co-operative
Improvement of market access and marketing efficiency by co-operatives
Promotion of viable co-operative investments, and value addition processing
Development and integration of ICT in Ministry and co-operatives societies