Stevia Hellas Coop
The establishment of the Agricultural Cooperative STEVIAS HELLAS was held in 2012. The head office of the Cooperative is located in the city of Lamia. Mainly, the members are activated in Central Greece (mainly in Fthiotida Prefecture) and in the prefectures of Thessaly. In the elections that took place in Lamia on December 2nd, members voted the statute, drafted by the Law 4015/2011 relating to cooperatives in Greek Territory. As a result, the Management Committee has been elected.
The Cooperative, as an organization, is based on Cooperative Business Model. The function of the cooperative follows the principles that the European and international scene has applied. A symbolic start of our actions was its establishment in the year of 2012, which is characterize by the UNO, as the International Year of Cooperatives.
The cooperative business model underlying that the principles of the cooperative model are based mainly on human efforts. The cooperative enterprise is defined by the International Co-operative Alliance (International Cooperative Alliance - ICA)-and is recognized by various international organizations (UN, ILO, EU) - as "independent association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social and cultural needs and aspirations. Their power acts democratically and the property of the union is collective. "
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