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7th General Assembly of the World Water Council
13 November, 2015 - 14 November, 2015
The General Assembly is the opportunity for all members of the World Water Council to influence the strategic orientation of the organization by voting policies and programs. It is also the occasion for members to elect the representatives of the Board of Governors for a term of three years, approve the triennial budget, and adopt the work program and By-Laws.
A total of 35 Governors representing 5 colleges of members are elected during the General Assembly. During the 7th General Assembly, the members of the World Water Council will:
- Adopt the work program of the Council for the next mandate as well as the general policies and strategies for this period.
- Approve the auditor’s report, the annual financial statements, the accounts of the Council and the estimates of income and expenditure
- Adopt any amendments to the By-Laws of the Council
All member organizations of the Council are entitled to present a candidate to the Board of Governors. Submission of candidacies to the Board of Governors are open till September 12, 2015. Each college is allocated between four and nine seats on the Board, the number being calculated on the basis of the number of active member organizations within that college.
To be able to participate in the 7th General Assembly, organisations can join and apply for World Water Council membership before August 12, 2015.
For more information, please visit the World Water Council site here.