Dear IAPSS Members,

The results of the May 23, 2020 IAPSS General Assembly and Elections are as follows:

Motions

Approval of the Agenda and General Assembly Committee

  • Tobias Scholz was approved as the chair and Justin Patrick was approved as the minute taker.

Approval of the minutes of the December 28, 2019 Online General Assembly 

  • Approved

Report of the IAPSS President

  • Approved

Report of the IAPSS Treasurer (needs a vote to approve)

a. Financial Statement 2019

b. Draft Budget 2020-2021

  • Both documents were approved

Report of the IAPSS Advisory Board (needs a vote to approve)

  • Approved

Motion 1: Addition of Advocacy Framework

  • Passed

Motion 2: Addition of Declaration on Plagiarism

  • Passed

Motion 3: Relocation

  • Passed

Motion 4: Merging the Diversity and Equality Committee and the Human Resources Committee

  • Passed

Motion 5: Amendments to Regulation 1

  • Passed

Motion 6: Amendments to Regulation 2

  • Passed

Motion 7: Amendments to Regulation 3

  • Passed

Motion 8: Amendments to Regulation 4

  • Passed

Motion 9: Regional Autonomy

  • Passed

Motion 10: Amendments to the Code of Conduct

  • Passed

Motion 11: Association Membership

  • Passed

Motion 12: Remuneration and Reimbursement 

  • Passed

Motion 13: Dispute Resolution Process

  • Withdrawn by the mover 

Motion 14: Applying for Consultative Status with ECOSOC

  • Passed

Motion 15: Further Regional Autonomy

  • Passed

Elections Results

Executive Committee
President: Justin Patrick
Secretary General: Arushi Prasad
Treasurer: Caroline Rakus-Wojciechowski
Vice President for Academic Affairs: Melis Kırtıllı
Vice President for Regional Affairs: Michael Adu Gyekye
Vice President for Programs: Vacant
Vice President for Public Relations: Paola Navarro Villa

Advisory Board (3 positions)
Giulia Zampedri
Mihai Chihaia
Rose Smith

Regional Chairs
IAPSS Africa: Funmilola Olorunfemi
IAPSS Asia: Rutaba Tariq
IAPSS Europe: Bassem Chakroun
IAPSS Latin America and the Caribbean: J. Marcos Peña
IAPSS Oceania: Mitchell McIntosh
IAPSS USA and Canada: Oleksii Zahreba

We would like to thank everyone who ran for positions and participated in the discussions and voting. If you have any questions or if there is anything else you need, please contact president@iapss.org and secgen@iapss.org

Best,
The IAPSS May 2020 General Assembly Board