MLA Annual General Assembly and Council Election 2016-2017

11 Feb

The Maldives Library Association annual general meeting was held on 06 February 2016 at the Institute of Library and Information Service, National Library Building, from 8:00pm to 10:00 pm where a new MLA council was elected.
The annual report for 2015 was presented at the meeting by the president Ms Mahasin Ahmed Didi, and the tentative activity calendar for the current year was shared and members suggested their opinions. The activities are planned to be approved at the first council meeting.
The new MLA Council was elected as stipulated in the MLA Constitution, by a secret vote by the members present at the meeting.
The new composition of the MLA Council is as follows (for a two year term commencing 06 February 2016):
• President:
Ms Fathimath Nashath (Billabong High International School)
• Adviser:
Ms Mahasin Ahmed Didi (National Library of Maldives)
• Vice President:
Ms Khadheeja Mohamed (Ameeniyya School)
• Editor:
Ms Shoora Shakir (National Library of Maldives)
• Secretary:
Ms Badhurunnisa Abdullah (National Library of Maldives)
• Assistant Secretary:
Ms Fathimath Ahmed (previously worked at MNDF)
• Training Officer
Ms Thifla Umar (previously worked at National Library of Maldives)
• Treasurer:
Ms Shafeea Shakir (National Library of Maldives)
• Public Relations Officer:
Ms Aminath Abdullah (Maldives Authentic Crafts Cooperative Society(MACCS))
• General Council member (other member1):
Ms Aminath Jameel (previously worked at National Library of Maldives)
• General Council member (other member2):
Mr Sulthan Saeed (Athletics Association)
Before concluding the General Assembly, a silence was observed in remembrance of the departed souls who has served MLA and who has great passion for libraries and books.
We cordially welcome the new members to the Maldives Library Association for a lively and energetic two years ahead.
Shoora Shakir

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