VSF International is an international non-profit organisation (a.i.s.b.l. for its acronym in French) registered in Belgium.
VSF International is composed of 13 member organizations, located in Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. Its headquarters are based in Brussels. The headquarters ensure coordination among the member organizations, and representation at international level.
The General Assembly (GA), composed by all the members, is the highest decision-making body. It meets once per year; it defines the global vision and elects the Board.
The Board is composed by 5 to 7 people (including the President, Vice-president and Treasurer), and it is elected by the General Assembly. The board is responsible for implementing the strategy defined by the GA and supervising the work of the headquarters’ office. It meets at least once a year, and its members were elected last time in October 2017.
The Board is composed as follows :
- Koen Vantroos (VSF/DZG Belgium) – President
- Giorgia Angeloni (SIVtro-VSF Italy) – Vice-president
- Carline Mainenti (AVSF) – Treasurer
- Constanze Bönig (VSF Germany)
- Daniel Bolomey (VSF Suisse)
- Sonia Fèvre (VWB/VSF Canada)
- Sarah Farrand (DIO)
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