General Assembly of Members

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):

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


General Assembly of Members:

Thursday 7. June, 2018 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Estoril Convention Centre, C3 Level 1, Estoril (Lisbon), Portugal


We are pleased to invite you to attend the General Assembly of Members 2016 and hope that you will want to seize this opportunity to take part in WAN-IFRA’s work and support the industry’s future.

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.