Advisory Boards

Advisory Boards

 
The Board of Trustees and the Advisory Boards support the Executive Committee in its work. They act as multipliers and interfaces.

Board of Trustees

 
The Board of Trustees advises and assists the Executive Committee in the planning and execution of its tasks and the basic concepts of the Association activities. It gives major impetus for the operational and strategic work and the development.

The board consists of at least 6 individuals who are appointed by the Executive Committee for a period of two years. The members of the Board of Trustees do not need to be members of the German Federal Association for Sustainability. In their role the board members support the Association as multipliers and are critical companions.

Current members of the Board of Trustees are:

Advisory Boards

 
The duties of the Advisory Boards are primarily in its functions as a link between the German Federal Association for Sustainability and of each area represented. With regard to the content the Advisory Board's work is based in the attendance of hearings and opinions of the Association by their knowledge and expertise.

The Advisory Boards have particular importance to build the organizational structure of the Association. The composition of the Advisory Boards of different personalities with differentiated expertise and a wide range of experience ensures both the consolidation of a strategic positioning as well as answers to a wide range of issues.

The Advisory Board members serve equally as multipliers, interface and open the door to successfully convey the concerns of the Association in politics, administration, society and economy and contribute to its dissemination.

Scientific Advisory Board

The board advises and supports the German Federal Association for Sustainability in meeting its objectives and statutory purposes (e.g. by scientifically reasoned opinions) and meet for this purpose at least once every six months.

The Scientific Advisory Board shall be composed of a maximum of 18 persons from all disciplines who are appointed by the Executive Committee for a term of four years. The members of the Scientific Advisory Board shall participate once a year at theGerman Federal Association for Sustainability art-science dialogue.

Current advisory board members are:



Artistic Advisory Board

The board advises and supports the German Federal Association for Sustainability in meeting its objectives and statutory purposes (e.g. in the use of artistic expression as a means of sustainable knowledge transfer) and meet for this purpose at least once every six months.

The Artistic Advisory Board shall be composed of a maximum of 18 persons of all art forms, who are appointed by the Executive Committee for a term of four years. The members of the Artistic Advisory Boardshall participate once a year at theGerman Federal Association for Sustainability art-science dialogue.

The Board of Trustees may submit proposals for the appointment.


Economic Advisory Board

The board advises and supports the German Federal Association for Sustainability in meeting its objectives and statutory purposes e.g. on issues of sustainable, resource-efficient economy and methods of production) and meet for this purpose at least once every six months.

The Economic Advisory Board shall be composed of a maximum of 18 persons from all disciplines who are appointed by the Executive Committee for a term of four years.

The Board of Trustees may submit proposals for the appointment.


Parliamentary Advisory Board

The board advises and supports the German Federal Association for Sustainability in meeting its objectives and statutory purposes and meet for this purpose at least once every six months.

The Parliamentary Advisory Board shall be composed of a maximum of 18 persons who are appointed by the Executive Committee for a period of four years:

  • 12 members of the Advisory Board composed of members of the German Bundestag representing all parties there,
  • 5 members of the Advisory Board composed of representatives of state legislatures; the states are selected by lot,
  • 1 member consists of a Member of the Berlin House of Representatives.

The Board of Trustees may submit proposals for the appointment.

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