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Congresses

Section 1

An Occupational Health congress will be held by ARAOH every three years. This will be done at a time and place to be determined by the General Assembly upon written invitation of one or more active members. If more than one invitation is received the venue and time will be decided by vote at the General Assembly.

 

Section 2

The Congress will be organised by members of the country whose invitation has been accepted by the General Assembly. The members of that country will nominate an organising committee with a chairperson, secretary and members as they may consider necessary.

 

Section 3

The Board reserves the right to review the work of the organising committee and make recommendations in terms of the date, themes and main reports of the congress.
 

Section 4

Finance for the organisation and conduct of the congress will be the sole responsibility of the Organising Committee which is entitled to ask the participants to pay a fee established after consultation with the Board.

 

Section 5

Only in exceptional cases, to be decided prior to the congress by the Board, may ARAOH contribute financially to the organisation of a congress.

 

Section 6

The President and the Secretary/Treasurer are ex-officio members of every Organising Committee.