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News Call for GWP SC nominations 2011

There will be five vacant positions on the GWP Steering Committee (SC) to be filled for the November 2011 Steering Committee Meeting. Of these three will be selected from global candidates (who can be self nominated or proposed). On behalf of the Nominations Committee, you are hereby invited to submit nominations for consideration as a global member of the SC. This can be done by self-nomination or by nomination by any member, partner or donor of GWP.

With respect to the three global members to be nominated at this time, one should be a non-water sector professional, drawn from stakeholder sectors such as energy, agriculture, industry, community development, economics, urban development etc. and two should be water sector professionals. Profiles of candidates are presented below.Steering Committee members serve in their personal capacity and are expected to work to support the realization of GWP’s vision and achievement of its mission.

All new Steering Committee members are required to participate in an induction program, to bring them up to speed with the operations and culture of the Steering Committee.Steering Committee members are not remunerated for their services but may be reimbursed for reasonable expenses.

It is expected that SC members be available to travel internationally and attend two 3-day meetings per year and it is desirable that they have the time up to 2 weeks so as to be able to effectively contribute to the deliberations of the SC. Members can serve up to two three year terms.

Nominations should be submitted no later than Monday 21 March, 2011.

Contact information Global Water Partnership (GWP) Suzanne Strömberg Office Services Manager & HR Officer Drottninggatan 33 SE-111 51 Stockholm, Sweden / Helena Gunnmo Lind Executive Assistant Global Water Partnership (GWP) Drottninggatan 33 SE-111 51 Stockholm, SWEDEN (email: ; )
Phone: +46 (0)8 522 126 59 Fax: +46 (0)8 522 126 31 / +46 8 522 126 40 Fax: + 46 8 522 126 31
News type Nomination
File link
File link local SCGlobalNominationletterFeb2011.pdf (PDF, 169 Kb)
Source of information Global Water Partnership (GWP)
Geographical coverage Sweden,
News date 10/02/2011
Working language(s) ENGLISH