21st General Assembly

7-8 June 2013, Belgrade, Serbia

21st General Assembly

21st ENGSO General Assembly took place in Belgrade Serbia on 7-8 June. The meeting was officially opened by the Serbian Minister of Youth and Sport Alisa Maric, who also invited all the delegates for a reception at the Palace of Serbia after the opening.

Besides receiving and approving the annual report and annual accounts, budget and action plan for 2013 were also approved. Elections took place for the open positions of ENGSO Vice-President, Secretary General and two Executive Committee members. Predrag Manojlovic from Serbian Olympic Committee was elected as Vice-President and Helena Carlsson from Swedish Sports Confederation as Secretary General. Sallie Barker from Sport and Recreational Alliance (UK) and Lotte Buchert from Danish Olympic Committee were re-elected as ENGSO Executive Committee members.

During the General Assembly information was shared between member organisations and partners of ENGSO. Also the membership application of Flemish Sports Organisation was discussed by the General Assembly. According to the statutes of ENGSO adopted by the General Assembly 2012, it is possible to have more than one member organisation per country. The General Assembly decided following the proposal of the Executive Committee to approve the application of the Flemish Sports Confederation under the condition that a written approval from the current ENGSO member organisation of Belgium, the Belgium Olympic Committee will be received.

ENGSO would like to thank the Serbian Olympic Committee for their hospitality and excellent hosting of the meeting.

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