UNCAC Coalition Board Elections 2023

4 April 2023 (updated: 5 April, 12 May 2023)

The UNCAC Coalition is announcing the upcoming election of members of the Coalition’s Coordination Committee (CCC), our board, which oversees and strategically guides the work of the Coalition.

To submit a candidacy, please fill out this form and submit it to email hidden; JavaScript is required. The deadline for nominations is Monday, 22 May. 

The following board seats are up for election:

  • East Asia, Central Asia & Pacific Regional Seat
  • Europe Regional Seat 2
  • Middle East & North Africa Regional Seat
  • Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Seat 2
  • International Member Organization Seat 2
  • Honorary Members’ Seat

A board seat can be held for two consecutive terms. The board members currently holding the four regional seats up for election are finishing their first term and are eligible to submit a candidacy to run for a second term, if they choose to do so. 
The International Member Organization seat has been held by Transparency International for two consecutive terms, the organization cannot run again. 

Relevant documents and forms

Please see the below documents, in particular, if you are considering a candidacy:

Timeline of the election

  • Wednesday, 5 April 2023: Nomination period begins
  • Monday, 22 May: Deadline for nominations
  • Wednesday, 24 May: Profiles of all candidates are published on the UNCAC Coalition website, and a forum for questions and answers to candidates is provided
  • Wednesday, 7 June – Wednesday, 14 June 2023: Voting open (via digital balloting). Instructions on the voting are sent to members via email, and details on the candidates are also available on the voting platform.

The CCC reserves the right to modify the schedule in case of necessity.

Important notes on voting and nominations

Candidates may be self-nominated or nominated by other Members, with the agreement of the nominated candidate. Candidates can only be accepted for the category in which they are members (according to region, organization, or individual membership).

To nominate for a seat, candidates must provide the completed candidacy form. The Vienna Hub office will share the profiles of all candidates via email to Members only.

Only ordinary member organizations are eligible to run and vote in elections – extraordinary member organizations cannot participate.

The election rules are outlined in these Rules of Procedure.

Once all nominations have been received, the Vienna Hub team, on behalf of the CCC, will prepare a digital ballot paper. We will use Election Buddy, an anonymous digital voting platform.

Should you have any questions about the election process, please do not hesitate to contact the Vienna Hub team at email hidden; JavaScript is required.