Title : AFAAS – Constitution

Author: AFAAS
Date of publication: June 2007
Language: English
Country of origin: –
Number of pages: 32
Target Audience: –



WHEREAS the first Regional Networking Symposium on Innovations in Agricultural Advisory Services (AAS) in Sub-Saharan Africa, held in Kampala, Uganda 11-14 October 2004 decided to set up a Sub-Saharan African Network of Agricultural Advisory Services (SSANAAS);

AND WHEREAS at a Second Symposium held from 24th to 27th September 2006 in Kampala, it was decided that the network should go beyond Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and embrace the whole of Africa.

AND WHEREAS the African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services, Uganda (AFAAS) was thus set up as the successor (and substitute for and permanent replacement) of SANAAS and AFAAS was legally established in Uganda as a Company Limited by Guarantee and not having a share capital under the name African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS);

AND WHEREAS it has subsequently been decided and resolved that a Constitution for AFAAS be drafted, and the existing Memorandum and Articles of Association (MAA) currently forming the basis of AFAAS’s legal existence in Uganda, be reviewed and the Key Elements and building blocks of the proposed AFAAS Constitution development presented and agreed;