CIR Board: modifications to the charter and the election of new members: Zaccaria confirmed President, Duilio, new Vice President.
23rd November 2016 - In the meeting of members of CIR held on 5th October the modifications to the charter were approved unanimously and new members were elected. Roberto Zaccaria was confirmed President and Lino Duilio elected new Vice President. The Board of Directors was appointed as was the new Scientific and Strategic Board.
Firstly, the Board of the Association is composed of the President, the Treasurer, the six elected members of the Board including the Vice President and a representative of the staff of CIR in addition to the Director. The Board also elected the six new members: Lino Duilio (Vice President), Giorgio Balzoni, Paolo Coni, Francesco Di Giorgi, Christopher Hein, Luigi Mantuano. Elected to represent the staff and collaborators of CIR on the board was Elisabetta Tuccinardi.
The Scientific and Strategic Board, meanwhile, will contribute to determining the strategic and policy approach on the subject of asylum, with the aim of developing and reinforcing CIR’s mission and its implementation. The board elects a minimum number of six and a maximum number of nine members of the Scientific and Strategic Board in which will participate also the Director and staff delegated by the director in relation to specific themes. The founding members of CIR on the board will also be part of the Scientific and Strategic Board. The representative of the UNHCR is invited and can participate as a consultant. The Board has indicated its seven members of the new Scientific and Strategic Board: Paolo Benvenuti, Chiara Favilli, Marcello Di Filippo, Christopher Hein, Antonio Lana, Sergio Marchisio, Lucia Tria. Participating on the board through their own representative are the four founding members as outlined in the founding charter: CGIL, FCEI, Fondazione Verga, UIL. The UNHCR will be invited to participate as a consultant, The President will officiate, also through a delegated individual and the Director will participate in the Scientific and Strategic Board, accompanied by one or more members of staff according to the matter under discussion.
The new statute also established a Fundraising Committee that will work alongside the President, Director Treasurer and the head of this new committee.
Decision- making roles President: Roberto Zaccaria
Vice President: Lino Duilio
Treasurer: Mario Degasperi Director: Fiorella Rathaus
Auditors: Alessandro Cascione (President), Alessio Sentinelli, Costanza Consolandi.
Board – Members of CIR
Founding Members: CGIL, UIL, Federazione Italiana delle Chiese Evangeliche in Italia, Fondazione Franco Verga.
Collective Members: Lega Italiana dei Diritti dell'Uomo, Nessun luogo è lontano, Unione Forense per la Tutela dei Diritti Umani, Associazione Progetto Accoglienza Onlus.
Individual Members: Giorgio Balzoni, Gino Barsella, Giampiero Bellardi, Paolo Benvenuti, Marina Bozzoni, Claudio Cappon, Valeria Carlini, Giancarla Codrignani, Paolo Coni, Paola De Benedetti, Mario De Gasperi, Barbara De Luca, Marcello Di Filippo, Francesco Di Giorgi, Paola Di Prima, Barbara Domeneghetti, Fabiano Fabiani, Chiara Favilli, Caterina Federici, Paolo Ferrarese, Pierre Galli Vanoni, Silvia Godelli, Monica Guerritore, Christopher Hein, Gianfranco Loffarelli, Nuccio Lombardi, Caterina Malara, Michela Mantovani, Luigi Mantuano, Luisa Marchini, Sergio Marchisio, Antonello Perricone, Savino Pezzotta, Roberto Provenzano, Fiorella Rathaus, Maurizio Roccheggiani, Massimo Saraz, Martina Socci, Giuseppe Teofili, Lucia Tria, Elisabetta Tuccinardi, Van Doorne Dominique, Roberto Zaccaria e Pietro Zanelli.
Board of Directors. The composition of the board for the next two years is: Roberto Zaccaria (President), Lino Duilio (Vice president) Mario Degasperi, (Treasurer), Elisabetta Tuccinardi (Staff Representative), Giorgio Balzoni, Paolo Coni, Francesco Di Giorgi, Christopher Hein, Luigi Mantuano. Involving also the Director Fiorella Rathaus.
Scientific and Strategic Board. The composition of the board for the next two years is: Roberto Zaccaria (President), Paolo Benvenuti, Chiara Favilli, Marcello Di Filippo, Christopher Hein, Antonio Lana, Sergio Marchisio, Lucia Tria, CGIL, FCEI, Fondazione Verga, UIL, UNHCR (in a consultancy capacity), involving also Fiorella Rathaus (Director) and staff indicated by the director.