WCBA Management Committee
The WCBA Management Committee (MC) may comprise of 6-8 members as stipulated in the Constitution and the committee is elected at the Annual General Meeting. All members of the MC serve a 2-year term and are eligible for re-election should they be available once their term has lapsed.
Requirements for members to be elected to the MC are specific skills to fulfil the duties of the position and a personal commitment to do so. All members of the MC exercise their functions in an honorary capacity, therefore, no remuneration is granted. At times, compensation and payment of travel costs may be considered depending on funding availability. The MC holds meeting frequently (once a month), and every MC is expected not to miss 2 consecutive meetings without prior notice of his/her reasonable.
Some duties of the Management Committee include, but not limited to the following:
- Carrying out, as far as possible, the resolutions of the General Assembly;
- Making decisions on all general matters and issues of interest for the local Apicultural Sector;
- Fulfilling respective portfolio duties in serving the WCBA;
- Critical portfolios included that of the Chairperson, Vice-chairperson, Treasurer and Secretary.