8th IFOAM AgriBioMediterraneo General Assembly
Τhe 8th General Assembly (GA) of IFOAM AgriBioMediterraneo (IFOAM ABM) will be held on 19 October 2017 in Greece and can be attended through internet or in-person participation.
During the General Assembly, the Regional Board will present and report IFOAM ABM’s activities and initiatives, as well as the actions of the Permanent Secretariat, for the period of 2014-2017. Afterwards, election of the following bodies will take place:
- 8th Regional Board (RB), which will be comprised of seven persons, three members of the Executive Board (the president and two vice-presidents) and four coordinators, one for each of the working groups (marketing, training, standards & certification and research & development);
- IFOAM ABM Permanent Secretariat.
During the GA, motions will be discussed and potentially adopted. All IFOAM ABM’s members with voting rights are entitled to participate or be represented by proxy votes to the ABM GA.
Important: According to the IFOAM ABM Statute, the GA is only valid if one third of all members are present. If your participation is not possible, you are kindly suggested to authorize another IFOAM ABM member to vote for you by proxy vote. Votes by written proxy are permitted and are restricted to a total of 5 votes per person. A specific communication by email to the updated list of the IFOAM ABM’s members will follow in order to ensure transparency as well as to inform and give access.