General Assembly of Members

The General Assembly constitutes the Supreme Organ of the Association

Its special functions are (extract from WAN-IFRA Statutes, Article 14):

  • 1. to ratify the membership fees as decided by the Board
  • 2. to receive and confirm the accounts
  • 3. to elect Members of the Board
  • 4. to elect the WAN-IFRA President, a First Vice President and a Treasurer
  • 5. to appoint a certified auditor where appropriate
  • 6. to agree on changes in the statutes
  • 7. to agree on a dissolution of the Association
  • 8. to expel any national association

General Assembly of Members 2020

Wednesday 16 September, 2020  17:30-18:00

According to Article 12 of our Statutes voting is open to the following membership categories:

  • National Associations (variable number of votes)
  • Publishing Companies (single vote)
  • News Agencies (single vote)

Other members and subsidiaries of the above are welcome to attend, but do not have voting rights. 


Additional Resources

2020.09.16 Zaragoza GAM Agenda | WAN-IFRA Activity Report 2019

2019.06.03 Glasgow GAM Minutes | Updated Statutes WAN-IFRA

2018.12.13 Amsterdam GAM Minutes | WAN-IFRA Activity Report 2018

2017 WAN-IFRA Financial Report