The mandate of the Advocacy Committee is to act as a forum for discussion concerning advocacy. It facilitates exchanges of information concerning advocacy activities and concerns, with the aim of informing all levels – national, clubs, councils and regions. It assists with tracking issues and emerging issues and represents CFUW when requested.
Articles and Bylaws Committee
The Committee is charged with expediting the amendment process to the CFUW Articles and Bylaws.
The Committee monitors national education issues and makes recommendations to the Board on this topic.
The Committee is responsible for directing the adjudication of the CFUW Fellowships and Awards.
The Finance Committee advises on financial policies; supervises the annual expenditures of CFUW and the use and investment of its funds, and is responsible for ensuring that the expenditure of CFUW remains within the terms of the budget approved by the membership.
The Committee is responsible for development and administration of CFUW governance policy.
International Relations Committee
The Committee monitors and as appropriate, recommends to CFUW Board, actions related to CFUW International Policies, Graduate Women International activities and activities of UN Agencies such as UN Human Rights Council.
The Committee directs CFUW membership activities and programs. It monitors recruitment and retention strategies and works with the Executive Director, Regional Directors and others on campaigns and activities to increase membership in CFUW.
The Committee is responsible for administering the CFUW nominations and elections process.
The Committee is responsible for ensuring that CFUW resolutions are developed, administered, reviewed, translated and brought before the CFUW eligible voters.