24 Oct 2016
During the GIFT-MENA Conference held from 12-14 October 2016 in Paris, the past-president, Prof. dr. Michiel de Vries, signed a memorandum of understanding between IASIA and the network GIFT-MENA. The MoU provides a generic framework for both organizations to promote joint activities, training programs, share lessons learnt and build communities of practice, exchange knowledge and experience, tools and documentation in the area of Public Administration.”
04 Oct 2016
During the IIAS-IASIA Joint Congress in Chengdu, the Presidents of IIAS and IASIA were elected for their respective three years terms.
Bianor Cavalcanti from the Fundação Getulio Vargas, Brazil, was elected IASIA Board of Management. He succeeds to Michiel S. de Vries who will remain in the Board as immediate past president and the IIAS/IASIA wishes to express its gratitude for his services at the head of the Association.
Geert Bouckaert from KU Leuven, Belgium, was re-elected as IIAS President by the general Assembly.
Congratulations to Geert and Bianor.