24 November 2016
The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has issued the Call for Nominations for the IFAC Board and Committees in 2018. IFAC is seeking candidates to fill the 33 volunteer vacancies on the following:
All vacancies on the Board and committees are open for nominations by IFAC member organisations. Those interested should review the Call for Nominations, including detailed information on vacancies, composition targets, specific membership qualifications and requirements. A companion guide is also available to offer strategic guidance in selecting candidates, including identifying the most qualified nominee for each position.
CAPA encourages all PAOs in the region that are IFAC members to consider nominating candidates where suitable positions are available. It is essential for PAOs in Asia to contribute to such Board and committees when opportunities arise to ensure the views from the profession in Asia is presented to the global profession for consideration in an appropriate manner.
Nominations can be submitted online via the Nominations Database by 15 February 2017. For further information on the Call for Nominations, including the process and the Nominating Committee, visit the IFAC website at: https://www.ifac.org/news-events/2016-11/accountancy-profession-leaders-sought-volunteer-positions-ifac-board-and