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CEARC signs MOA with Costa Rican University

Date Published: September 17, 2020


CEARC has signed a MOA with a university in Costa Rica. The research centre is also working on an SDG project with co-operatives there.  


Professor at FUNDEROS Costa Rica

Professor Jorge Arturo Campos Montero 

The Memorandum of Agreement with FUNDEPOS Alma Máter University, Costa Rica includes work on the following:  

  • Collaboration on a multi-year project on adoption by co-operatives of the UN Sustainable Development Goals through the Centre of Excellence in Accounting and Reporting for Co-operatives (CEARC), Sobey School of Business. Professor Jorge Montero is currently working on a similar project with co-operatives in Costa Rica. 
  • Exchange of academic and administrative staff  
  • Collaboration on co-operatives research, training, teaching and publications 
  • Co-organization of research symposia in Canada and Costa Rica  
  • Joint application for funding and scholarships  
  • Collaboration on externally funded technical assistance projects  
  • Promotion of other co-operation as mutually agreed 

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