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AFRINIC Bylaws 2016



There shall be a Council of Elders appointed by the Board comprising a maximum of six (6) former chairpersons of AFRINIC who have left the Board. Their advisory role is commensurate with their experience leading the organisation as former Chairs.

16.1 Membership to the Council shall be opened to such former chairpersons who served at least one full term in that capacity.

16.2 First in first out principle will be used to ensure that the number of members of the council does not exceed six (6).

16.3 On the completion of their tenure of office, members of this Council shall retire and not be eligible for re-appointment.

16.4 This Council shall have an advisory role and shall provide help and assistance to the Chair or the entire Board.


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