2007/1

Extension of eligibility for consecutive terms in the Bureau of the Executive Board

 

The Executive Board

         Taking note of rules 7.1 and 7.2 of the Rules of Procedure of the Executive Board, which provide, inter alia, that the Board, “taking into consideration the need to ensure equitable geographical representation”, shall elect a Bureau consisting of a president and four vice-presidents “at its first regular session each year”, and that “members of the Bureau shall be eligible for a second consecutive term”;

         Recognizing the need to facilitate the composition of the Bureau for 2007;

         Decides to:

         Waive, for 2007, on an exceptional basis and without setting a precedent for future years, rule 7.2 of the Rules of Procedure of the Executive Board.

  24 January 2007