Governing Documents


The bylaws and rules of procedure of both Zonta International and the Zonta International Foundation are described in detail in the governing documents. Published every biennium, the governing documents also include the biennial goals adopted at Convention.

 2014 Bylaws, Rules of Procedure, Glossary and Resolutions
Download a pdf of the 2014-2016 Bylaws | pdf
 Please note that the Governing Documents booklet for 2014-2016 is being developed and will be available for download in October 2014. Club presidents will receive one printed copy.
 A Course for the Future 2014-2016 | pdf
2012 Governing Documents

Download a pdf of the 2012 Governing Documents | pdf

Zonta International Foundation Bylaws Revised and Approved as of 3 February 2014 | pdf


Previous Zonta International Resolutions

These resolutions are recent resolutions, linked to the Objects of Zonta International.  The content of these resolutions is still relevant for women's rights.  Districts and clubs are encouraged to use selected resolutions as a basis for advocacy actions, service activities, and for combined advocacy and service efforts.

1994 Female Genital Mutilation | pdf
1998 ZISVAW (Zonta International Strategies to Eradicate Violence against Women) | pdf
2000 CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Violence against Women) | pdf
2002 Trafficking | pdf
2004 Awareness, Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS | pdf
2010 Codes of Ethical Conduct | pdf