Fédération internationale de volleyball (FIVB)

International Volleyball Federation
Federación Internacional de Vóleibol

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1947-04-20 Paris France


20 Apr 1947, Paris (France). Headquarters established in Lausanne (Switzerland) since 1984. Legally registered in accordance with Swiss law. Current Constitution adopted at Congress, 2000, Seville (Spain). Previously also known under the English acronym IVBF.


Encourage the expansion and organize and supervise the playing of volleyball and beach volleyball in all their forms in all parts of the world.


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Congress (every 2 years), at which each member Federation has one vote, elects Board of Administration, composed of 30 members. Executive Committee, nominated by the Board, comprises President, First Vice-President, 8 Executive Vice-Presidents and an Executive member. Commissions (11): Coaching; Development; Finance; Legal and Players' Qualification; Medical; Press; Refereeing; Rules of the Game; Technical; Television and New Media; Volleyball World Vision 2008.


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