Zhang Xinsheng

IUCN’s new President elected

Mr Zhang Xinsheng of China is the new President of IUCN. He was elected today at the IUCN World Conservation Congress. …   | French | Spanish

12 Sep 2012 | News story

Overview of the candidate presentations and elections

An overview of elections during the first eight sittings of the Members’ Assembly at the 2012 IUCN World Conservation Congress is available to download from the right-hand column. 

Electronic elections:

For the first time in its history, the IUCN Members’ Assembly used an electronic system to run its elections. More information on the system is contained in the guidelines for delegates available for download from the right-hand column.

Michael Bothe

Election Officer

Michael Bothe, Professor Emeritus of Public Law at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt, was appointed Election Officer by the IUCN Council in May 2011.