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IWF Constitution Reform and Electoral Congress

On 15th October, the IWF Executive Board decided on the date of the next IWF Constitution Reform and Electoral Congress.

According to the decision, the Congress will be held between 24th and 27th March 2021, in either Lausanne, Switzerland or Istanbul, Turkey. Due to the unpredictable situation of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Executive Board is currently looking into further possibilities in case the restrictions caused by the virus will not allow for the IWF Congress to be held in either location.

Preliminary Schedule of the Congress:

Day of arrival:                                                           23rd March 2021 (Tuesday)

IWF Constitution Reform Congress:                        24th -25th March (Wednesday-Thursday)

IWF Electoral Congress:                                          26th-27th March (Friday-Saturday)

Departure:                                                                28th March 2021 (Sunday)

The IWF EB reserves the right to change the place and date of the Congress. In case of any change the decision will be duly communicated to the Member Federations and stakeholders.