"International Labour Organization (ILO) research shows that approximately 7 per
cent of the African population is affiliated to the cooperative movement, and that
in Kenya alone, cooperatives provide some two million employment opportunities"
Eva Majurin, How Women Fare in East African Cooperatives, Cooperative Facility for Africa (CoopAFRICA)
ILO Country Office for Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda, 2012, http://www.ilo.org/public/english/employment/ent/coop/africa/download/woman_eastafrica.pdf