General Assembly

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Left to Right: Dr. Fred Schoeder, President, World Blind Union (WBU), Mr. Miguel Carballeda, President, Grupo Social ONCE and Dr.Frances Gentle, President of the International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment (ICEVI).

Left to Right: Dr. Fred Schoeder, President, World Blind Union (WBU), Mr. Miguel Carballeda, President, Grupo Social ONCE and Dr.Frances Gentle, President of the International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment (ICEVI).

WBU-ICEVI General Assemblies

Updates and Important Information

28 – 30 June 2021

The day you have waited for is here! You may now register for the 10th WBU but first completely online General Assembly happening this June 28-30 with voting and WBU business June 21-25. We want to welcome all: members, delegates, and observers. Please head over to the link below to register:

 

Registration Form | World Blindness Summit

 

For those of you who registered for last year’s in person event, we will need you to reregister for the online event.

Want to know more about what topics and themes will be covered during the General Assembly? We have attached the program for the June 28-30 GA for you to browse and of special note is that all plenary and thematic sessions will be simultaneously interpreted into English, French, and Spanish!

We look forward to seeing you online in June!

Please reach out with any questions or concerns.

General Assembly Team

UPDATING INFORMATION:

We will be using the list of delegates we had from last year so if you would like to make any changes, please email ga2020@wbu.ngo and copy Ianina ianina.rodriguez@wbu.ngo by May 31st.

NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS:

We are working to finalize the nomination and election process. Please keep a look out for more specific information on dates and important procedures regarding nominations and election details.

We are working to offer our delegates and observers the best experience possible and we are working on a program that meets your expectations. We will continue to send out more detailed information we get closer to various deadlines and important dates.

Please email ga2020@wbu.ngo with any questions or issues you may have.

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