National Societies Forum

The National Societies Forum acts as the central communication channel between National Societies and UEG.

The forum's main task is to elect the members of the National Societies Committee and the National Societies Representatives to the Meeting of Members. Each National Society is invited to appoint one representative to this board which meets twice a year. 

National Societies Forum, January 2019

Members of the National Societies Forum

Monica Acalovschi, Romania
Sevda Aghayeva, Azerbaijan
Istvan Altorjay, Hungary
Gocha Barbakadze, Georgia (GNGHS)
Serhat Bor, Turkey
Jan Borovicka, Switzerland                
Luis Bujanda, Spain (AEG)
Jelena Derova, Latvia
Olivier Dewit, Belgium (SRBGE)
Massimo Fantini, Italy (SIGE)
Monia Fekih, Tunisia
Reidar Fossmark, Norway
Ivica Grgurevic, Croatia
Kalina Grivcheva Stardelova, Macedonia
Michael Gschwantler, Austria
Elizabeth Half, Israel
Frank Heieck, Luxembourg
Martin Hiele, Belgium (VVGE)
Julio Iglesias, Spain (SEPD)
Loubna Kabbaj, Morocco
Alexander Katzarov, Bulgaria
Gediminas Kiudelis, Lithuania 
Ani Kocharyan, Armenia
Kaija-Leena Kolho, Finnland
Miodrag Krstirc, Serbia
David Laharie, France
Frank Lammert, Germany
Gioacchino Leandro, Italy (AIGO)                                  
James Lindsay, United Kingdom
Milan Lukas, Czech Republic
Benno Margus, Estonia
Deirdre McNamara, Ireland
Grazyna Rydzewska, Poland
Aida Saray, Bosnia&Hercegovina
Matthijs Schwartz, The Netherlands (NVMDL)     
Jakob B. Seidelin, Denmark
Oleg Shvets, Ukraine
Marsela Sina, Albania 
Olga Storonova, Russia
Hans Strid, Sweden
Bojan Tepeš, Slovenia
Luis Tomé, Portugal
Andrea van der Meulen, The Netherlands (NVGE)   
Arber Veliu, Kosovo
Eduard Veseliny, Slovakia
Nikos Viazis, Greece

Rules of Procedure

All regulations related to National Society Membership and representation in UEG Boards and Committees are summarised in the Rules of Procedure.

Download Rules of Procedure (07.11.2019)

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