Process for the elections of the next MENA Representative at the HIC Board for the 2020-2024

Letter sent to HIC Members:

Dear Members of Habitat International Coalition in MENA region,

Receive the warm regards of the Electoral Committee (EC) Members that are conducting the process for the elections of the next MENA Representative at the HIC Board for the 2020-2024 terms.

We are pleased to inform you that we have received 3 valid nominations between May 31 and June 23, 2020:

  • Ms. Rana Ghanem of Social Democratic Forum (Yemen)
  • Ms. Taghreed Khalaf Abdul Razzaq Al-Nuaimi of Together to Protect Human and the Environment Association (Iraq)
  • Mr. Khalid Khawaldeh of Dana and Qadisiyah Local Community Cooperative (Jordan)

In order to validate these 3 nominations, we have asked each of these 3 nominees to confirm in writing to the EC their acceptance of the nomination, and to attach a short biography or CV as well as a letter of motivation for their campaign.

Each of them must also send a note to the EC, written by his/her organization demonstrating support for the candidate and presenting a brief account of the name and general organizational activities.

All documents must be received by the four members of the Electoral Committee between June 24 and July 15, for review and translation.

Nominations must be validated by the EC after receipt of the documents.

The validated nominations and the candidates’ documents will be published on the HIC MENA and HIC-GS websites and social media and sent to the mailing list on July 16, 2020.

Validated Candidates will then be able to start their campaign by email, phone call or whatsapp between July 16 and August 15, 2020.

Note: Every change or modification of the electoral process (including the need to postpone the deadlines of the present calendar) will be informed by the EC, after submission to the General Secretariat.

Best regards,

The Electoral Committee
Mr. Khalid Gindeel (Coordinator)

Mrs. Maede Salimi
Mr. Taleb Brahim
Mr. Mongi Chniter