Election for President-Elect

As previously announced and due to the extraordinary circumstances these days, WFNMB is offering exclusively the option of eVoting to all paid up members of the WFNMB (as of July 14, 2020). The election this year is for the position of President Elect of the WFNMB, commencing from January 2021-December 2022, taking up the role of President in January 2023 for a two-year periodand the congress hosting city of the 2026 WFNMB congress.


The 2020 WFNMB eVote credentials have been sent to the financial members of the Federation and the eVote option is open through 12am, 1 October 2020 Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Candidate to the position are:

Lizette Louw, South Africa
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María Silvina Racioppi, Argentina

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Election for Congress Venue 2026

Following the statutes of WFNMB, voting for the site for the Federation Congress to be held six (6) years

subsequently. In the course of this election, the positions of the next Congress Chair, the Scientific Program Committee Chair as well as the Budget Committee Chair will be announced. Their office starts with January 1, two (2) years after the respective Assembly and lasts for four (4) years. The filling of the offices is part of the candidacies for the congress site of the Federation. The selection of the persons is not subject to of the vote of the General Assembly.

Bid books to host the WFNMB 2026 congress were received by:

Cartagena, Colombia

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Athens, Greece

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