WAIPA announces Steering Committee Elections

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Steering Committee Elections 2017

A new Steering Committee will be elected this autumn during the World Investment Conference for the 2017-2019 term. The WAIPA Steering Committee consists of the following positions:

– One Presidency
– Two Vice-Presidencies
– Regional Directorships for;

  • Middle East and North Africa
  • Sub-Sahara Africa
  • Central Asia
  • South Asia
  • East Asia and Southeast Asia
  • Oceania
  • European Union
  • Eastern Europe
  • North America
  • Central American and the Caribbean
  • South America

These positions are now open for candidacies with conditions and deadlines as instructed in Waipa Statutes and we invite all our members to raise their candidacies for a WAIPA Steering Committee position. Nomination letters should be addressed to, and sent in soft and hard copy to, the WAIPA Permanent Secretariat.

Candidacies shall be postmarked at least 60 days prior to the General Assembly in which the elections are to take place. The effective candidacy for each post must be supported by a Candidacy letter duly executed by the authorized representative in accordance with the candidate-member’s institutional documents.

If you are interested to learn more about the functions, requirements and mandate of the Steering Committee please refer to Chapter V (p7-10) and Chapter VII (p.12-14) of the Waipa Statutes, check our website or contact WAIPA Deputy CEO Ismail Ersahin at ismail.ersahin@waipa.org.