Articles of Association


CHAPTER I - AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

Article 1- The Iranian Society of Environmentalists, hereinafter referred to as the society, has been established for the qualitative promotion of environmental knowledge through the coordination of developmental perspectives and objectives of sustainable development thereof utilizing appropriate technology as well as developing the quality and quantity of specialized training and research work.

Article 2- The society, a registered non-profit organization, is an independent legal entity involved in training, research, and scientific and technical affairs.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors is the legal representative of the society.

Article 3- The society is based in Tehran and its provincial branches may be established throughout the country with the approval of the Committee of Academic Societies at the Ministry of Science, Technology and Research, hereinafter CAS.

Article 4- The society is established for an unlimited time with effect from the registration date and shall comply with all laws and regulations of the I.R. of Iran.


CHAPTER II - SCOPE OF RESPOSIBILITY AND ACTIVITY

Article 5- In order to achieve the objectives mentioned in Article 1, the society shall undertake the following :


CHPTER III - TYPES AND CONDITIONS OF MEMBERSHIP

Article 6- Types and conditions of membership are as follows :

Article 7- All members shall pay an annual membership fee the amount of which shall be decided by the general assembly.

Article 8- Membership shall terminate under one of the following conditions :


CHAPTER IV - STRUCTURE OF THE SOCIETY

Article 9- The main bodies are as follows :


A. The General Assembly

Article 10- The general meeting, ordinary or extraordinary, is held with the presence of all members.

Article 11- Powers of the Ordinary and Extraordinary General Meetings


B. The Board of Executives

Article 12- The Board of Executives of the society consists of nine principal and two alternate members elected from among the full members by secret votes every three years.

Article 13- The Board of Directors is the legal representative of the society their scope of responsibility and authority being as follows :


C. Inspector(s)

Article 14- The ordinary general meeting elects two principal and one alternate inspectors for two years.
Note: Re-election of the same inspector(s) is permissible.

Article 15- The Inspectors scope of responsibility is as follows :


CHAPTER V - ACADEMIC GROUPS OF THE SOCIETY

Article 16- The society may form the following groups and committees which may operate in accordance with the descriptions set forth by the Board of Directors :


CHAPTER VI - BUDGETARY AND MISCELLANEOUS

Article 17- Financial sources of the society are as follows :

Article 18- All revenues and expenditures are registered in the society ledger and with the approval of the General Assembly reported to the CAS.

Article 19- The society funds are all kept in a special account in its own name in domestic banks.

Article 20- All documents including financial files are kept in the society headquarters.

Article 21- Any amendments to the society articles of association are only valid upon the approval of the CAS.

Article 22- The society is of Iranian national and the members shall not use that as political platform.

Article 23- In case the General Assembly approves the dissolution of the society, the Assembly shall appoint liquidators to settle the society's affairs.
Having achieved a balance, the liquidators shall transfer all the movable and immovable properties of the society to one of the educational or research institutions approved by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.

Article 24- The society articles of association consisting of 6 chapters, 24 articles and 13 notes were approved in the General Assembly on this first day of May, Nineteen hundred and Ninety-five.




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