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Elections and Voting

Dear Voting Members,

Thank you for dedicating your time to support the business of Zonta International. This page has been set up to assist you. Please check back frequently for updates and new information.

Sincerely,
Sonja Hönig Schough, Chairman of the International Nominating Committee
Reneé Coppock, Chairman of the Bylaws & Resolutions Committee
Judy Kautz, Chairman of the Credentialing Committee
Tebbie Clift, Chairman of the Elections Committee


Key Messages:
Guidelines for Elections and Voting | PDF
Club Mailing Page | LINK
Zonta members have a voice – also in times of COVID-19  | PDF
Update on Zonta Business Email to All Members | PDF

Key Dates (as of 8 May 2020):
19 June – 23 June: Interested voting members can enter Viewpoints on proposed Bylaws amendments and Resolutions
30 June – 8 July: All members can access candidate videos 
30 June – 8 July: All members can access the Viewpoints
3 July: Delegates receive link to vote
3 - 8 July: Online elections and voting open (see Ballot Guide Sheet | PDF)
9-12 July: Elections run off ballot if needed
15 July: Election and voting results announced
17 July: Installation of the 2020-2022 International Board, International Nominating Committee and District Governors

Credentialing
2020 Credentialing Process | PDF | LINK
Online Voter Credentialing Form Instructions (online only) | PDF
Deadline to register a delegate moved to 22 May
Questions? Email zicredentials@gmail.com  

Delegate Orientation and Training for Elections and Voting

Watch or review the orientation and training and slides | VIDEO | PDF

 
Nominations
Slate of Candidates for Election | LINK Candidate Biographies | LINK

Those who might be interested in running from the floor, must contact International Nominating Committee Chairman Sonja Hönig Schough via e-mail (ZInominating@zonta.org) latest 15 June. HQ will then ensure that the candidate is qualified to run and send full instructions of what material is needed to submit.


Bylaws, Rules of Procedures and Resolutions
Report of the 2018-2020 Bylaws and Resolutions Committee | PDF

Information on sharing Viewpoints  on proposed amendments to Bylaws, Rules of Procedure and Resolutions will be available in June.  No amendments to the proposals will be possible, only comments relating to whether or not the voting member agrees with the proposal, as written.


2020-2022 Biennium Business
Proposed 2020-2022 Biennial & Fundraising Goals | PDF
Proposed 2020-2022 International Project Descriptions | PDF
  • Adolescent Girls' Health and Protection in Peru | PDF | Video
  • Strengthening Response to Gender-Based Violence Survivors in Papua New Guinea and Timor-Leste | PDF | Video
  • Let Us Learn Madagascar | PDF | Video
  • Ending Child Marriage | PDF | Video

 

​Proposed Project Videos (with captions*)
*To turn on captions, please press the "CC" button on the bottom of the screen.