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FIVB

Structure

The FIVB is the governing body responsible

for all forms of volleyball on a global level.

Working closely with national federations

and private enterprises the FIVB aims

to develop volleyball as a major world

media and entertainment sport through

world-class planning and organisation of

competitions, marketing and development

activities. The FIVB is part of the Olympic

Movement, contributing to the success of

the Olympic Games.

The structure

As the FIVB’s basic platform and comprising all affiliated

national federations, the World Congress is the supreme

authority. Convened every two years, the Congress

elects the President and members of the Board.

The Board of Administration is responsible for the overall

management of the FIVB, overseeing the work of the

national federations, confederations, commissions and

councils and appoints officials including members of the

Executive Committee.

The Board of Administration is composed of Executive

Committee members, who are charged with important

and specific responsibilities, and Board members, with

the Executive Committee meeting between gatherings

of the Board to ensure the regular functioning of the

decision making process.

The FIVB President is personally accountable before the

Congress and theBoardofAdministrationwhose decisions

he is responsible for executing and is supported by the

Executive Committee members and FIVB Secretariat.

A Strong Foundation

World Congress

– the ultimate authority

Board of Administration

– overall management responsibility

President

– provides leadership

Secretariat

– professional staff implementing projects &

programmes