ELC International (ELCI)
1975-12 Nairobi Kenya
Dec 1975, Nairobi (Kenya), with the name Environmental Liaison Centre (ELC) -- Centre de liaison pour l'environnement (CLE) -- Centro de Enlace para el Medio Ambiente (CEMA), by H-XH5529 - NGO Environment Liaison Board (ELB) and H-XH4990 - International Assembly of NGOs concerned with the Environment (INASEN), when registered in accordance with the law of Kenya. ELB and INASEN were subsequently dissolved. First instigated at United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, 5-16 Jun 1972, Stockholm (Sweden), by NGOs wanting to strengthen communications and cooperation between NGOs and the world and to act as a link with E-XE4161 - UNEP in Nairobi. Present name adopted 1987. Currently also referred to as Environment Liaison Centre International -- Centre de liaison pour l'environnement international (CLEI) -- Centre de Enlace para el Medio Ambiente (CEMA).
Strengthen the collective action of NGOs and community-based organizations (CBOs) worldwide towards a healthy, productive and sustainable environment for all life. Facilitate the voice of the grassroots by: fostering communication and sharing information and skills among groups working at grassroots level; developing mechanisms for greater and more effective communication between the NGO/grassroots sector and the governmental/intergovernmental sector; maintaining close contact with UNEP.
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General Meeting (annual). Board of Directors (meets once a year), consisting of 15 elected and 3 co-opted members. Executive Committee. Secretariat, headed by 2 Co-Executive Directors.
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