Call for Nominations for IUCN Regional Councillor for Oceania

26 June 2009 | News story

Mr Lionel Gibson, elected by the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Barcelona in October 2008 as IUCN Regional Councillor for Oceania, has resigned from the IUCN Council due to his current work commitments.

The Council, in accordance with the provisions of the IUCN Statutes (Article 43), is now proceeding to fill the vacant position for the balance of the current term.

The Director General’s letter to members in Oceania can be found here together with background information on the role and functions of Councillors and the Council Handbook.