The “FOUNDATION” has a transparent system of governance spelt out in its Constitution. Click here and read the Constitution.
Administrative responsibilities are well understood, documented and followed. The “FOUNDATION” has six members of staff. Two (2) are full-time and four (4) are part-time and a number of volunteers with clear job descriptions that are documented, regularly reviewed and relevant to their actual jobs.
The members of the Board are elected to serve a maximum of three-year terms and three consecutive terms, with at least one year required before a member becomes eligible for re-election after completing the maximum number of consecutive terms.
Among resources they bring to the governing body are experience and wisdom; prestige; the ability to raise money for the organisation; and professional skills, such as legal, accounting, management, fundraising and marketing. They serve in a voluntary capacity for no pay.
Currently, the following people constitute the Board of Directors
(a) Joel Sam Chairperson
(b) Rashid Anyetei Odoi Member
(c) Abdul Aziz Osang Member
(d) Daniyal Sedik Sowah Member
(e) Abdul Rahman Amarh Aggoe Member
(f) Mariama Teiko Company Secretary
The “FOUNDATION” also has a Board of Patrons who bring on board their expertise and resources to champion its affairs. They also work in a voluntary capacity for no pay.
The following are the members of the Board of Patrons.
(a) Alhaji Ibrahim Sedik Sowah
(b) Nimatu Afoley Odai
(c) Hajia Rukaya Ahmed
(e) Hajia Khadijah Oboshie Torto
“Free World Foundation” is in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations. It has been admitted as an observer organisation to the sessions of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). It is also accredited to the Global Environment Facility (GEF).
“Free World Foundation” is a member, and an affiliate of several international and national bodies including the following: