Governance

Governing Board:

Moderator and Vice-Moderator
Moderator: Sushant Agarwal (India)
Vice-Moderator: Donna Derr (USA)

Global bodies
Maria Immonen (Lutheran World Federation, Switzerland)
Isabel Apawo Phiri (World Council of Churches, Switzerland)

Africa
Sibongile Baker (Lutheran Development Service, Zimbabwe)
Susie Ibutu (National Council of Churches of Kenya)
Leonard Tegwende Kinda (Association des Eglises Evangéliques du Burkina Faso)

Asia
Arshinta Soemarsono (YAKKUM, Indonesia)

Europe (Eastern and Central)
Karen Nazaryan (Armenian Catholicosate of Etchmiadzin)

Europe (Western)
Wim Hart (ICCO Cooperation, Netherlands)
Birgitte Qvist-Sorensen (DanChurchAid)
Paul Valentin (Christian Aid, UK and Ireland)

Meso America, South America and The Caribbean
Dámaris Albuquerque Espinoza (Council of Evangelical Churches, Nicaragua)
Elina Ceballos Villalón (Consejo de Iglesias de Cuba)
Angelique Van Zeeland (Fundação Luterana de Diacona, Brazil)

Middle East
Ramzi Ibrahim Zananiri (Department on Service to Palestine Refugees/The Middle East Council of Churches)

North America
Carl Stecker (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America)

Pacific Nations, Australia and New Zealand
Rob Floyd (Uniting Church in Australia, Uniting World Relief and Development Unit)


Executive Committee:

Moderator: Sushant Agarwal (India)
Vice-Moderator: Donna Derr (USA)
Wim Hart (ICCO and Kerk in Actie, The Netherlands)
Maria Immonen (Lutheran World Federation, Switzerland)
Leonard Tegwende Kinda (Association des Eglises Evangéliques du Burkina Faso)
Paul Valentin (Christian Aid, UK and Ireland)


Membership and Nominations Committee:

Chair: Cornelia Füllkrug-Weitzel (Bread for the World – Protestant Development Service, Germany)
Joyanta Adhikari (Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh)
Melton Luhanga (Churches Action in Relief and Development, Malawi)
Humberto Shikiya (Central Regional Ecumenical Advisory and Service, Argentina)