The Assembly

The Assembly is the supreme organ of the GGGI and is composed of Members, meeting once every two years in ordinary sessions. The Assembly is responsible for electing Members to the Council, appointing the Director-General, considering and adopting amendments to the Establishment Agreement, advising on the overall direction of the GGGI’s work, reviewing progress in meeting the GGGI’s objectives, receiving reports from the Secretariat on strategic, operational and financial matters, and providing guidance on cooperative partnerships and linkages with other international bodies.

The Assembly Bureau consists of the President, two Vice-Presidents and a rapporteur.

Previous Sessions of the Assembly

The inaugural session of the Assembly was held on 23-24 October 2012 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Sessional documents can be found here.

The second session of the Assembly was held on 27 September 2013 in New York. Sessional documents can be found here.

The third session of the Assembly was held on 18 November 2014 in Songdo, Republic of Korea. Sessional documents can be found here.

The fourth session of the Assembly was held on 18-19 November 2015 in Seoul, Republic of Korea as a joint session with the eighth session of the Council. Sessional documents can be found here1, 2, 3 .

The fifth session of the Assembly was held on 9 September 2016 in Jeju, Republic of Korea as a joint session with the ninth session of the Council. Sessional documents can be found here.

The sixth of the Assembly was held on October 19, 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia as a joint session with the tenth session of the Council. Sessional documents can be found here.

Assembly decisions taken by Written Procedure can be found here.