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WBU officers meet in Guatemala

WBU officers have conducted their bi-annual meeting in Guatemala City, November 12-16. 

The officers reviewed WBU's strategic work plan, membership fees and applications, financial reports and regional reports, among other items. They also discussed new WBU projects and global partnerships.

Meanwhile, the officers visited the Santa Lucia School for the Blind, Guatemala.

In addition, the officers met with representatives from global partner organizations to discuss accessibility in smart cities.

Photos and videos are available on the WBU Facebook.

WBU officers
L to R: Ms. Michiko Tabata, Regional President, WBU Asia Pacific (WBU-AP), Ms. Donatilla Kanimba, WBU Second Vice-President, Mr. Robert Gaunt, Executive Director of Ontario North and Ontario West, CNIB Foundation, Mr. Fernando Riaño, WBU First Vice-President, Mr. Lui Greco, Manager, National Advocacy, National and International Affairs, CNIB ( Canadian National Institute for the Blind); Mr. Volmir Raimondi, Regional President, Latin America (ULAC); Dr. Fredric Schroeder, WBU President; Mrs. Martine Abel-Williamson, WBU Treasurer; Mr. Ajai Kumar Mittal, WBU Secretary General; Mr. Charles Mossop, Regional President, North America/Caribbean; Mr. Jose Viera, WBU Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Hannes Lagrelius, Programme officer for international development cooperation, Swedish Association of the Visually Impaired