22nd General Assembly 2018



An electronic meeting over the Internet
25-26 August 2018

This year the 22nd General Assembly of the International Environment Forum, at which members review IEF activities over the past year and consult on future directions, will be held over the Internet using the Zoom platform on Saturday-Sunday 25-26 August 2018 (depending on your time zone) starting Saturday at 15:00 GMT. This will correspond to Saturday 8:00 a.m. West Coast of North America, 16:00 UK summer time, 17:00 central European time (CET), 20:30 in India, 01:00 Sunday morning in Sydney, 03:00 in Fiji. Please check to confirm the correct time in your time zone. We regret that living on a round planet makes it impossible to find a time convenient for everyone, especially those members in the Pacific. Members are receiving a direct invitation to participate. The meeting is open, so Associates or others are welcome to join in, and should write to the IEF secretariat at ief@iefworld.org for detailed instructions.

The election of the IEF Governing Board will be taking place by e-voting before the General Assembly so that the results can be announced during the meeting.

The Agenda for the General Assembly is as follows:
1. Opening of the General Assembly by the IEF President
2. Introduction of members participating
3. Approval of the officers of the General Assembly
4. Approval of the agenda
5. Report on the election of the Governing Board
6. Presentation, consultation and approval of the Annual Report 2017-2018
7. Consultation on activities and priorities for the coming year, such as:
- Review of the IEF and its functions
- How to involve more members in IEF functions and activities
- Locations and themes for future IEF conferences
- Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals
8. Other business
9. Closing of the General Assembly

The Annual Report 2017-2018 is now available on the IEF web site at https://iefworld.org/report2018.

Last updated 9 August 2018