FIGO Trustee Board Elections 2021

Voting for the FIGO Board of Trustees will take place at the General Assembly, as part of XXIII FIGO World Congress of  Gynecology  & Obstetrics. 

The meeting will be held virtually via the Zoom platform on Wednesday 27th October and Thursday 28th October 2021 from 12.30 to 16.00 UTC+1 (UK time), in accordance with FIGO’s Articles of Association.  

Read the FIGO 2021 Election Procedures

Discover the 2021 Trustee Board Candidates:

Officer Trustees

President Elect

Faysal El Kak 

Yirgu Gebrehiwot Ferede

Anne Kihara 

Vice President

Philippe Descamps

Anette Tønnes Pedersen

Honorary Secretary

Lesley Regan

Marleen Temmerman

Honorary Treasurer

Shantha Kumari

Regional Trustees

Africa and Eastern Mediterranean

Blami Dao

Muna Tahlak

Asia Oceania 

Ferdousi Begum

Ravi Chandran


Edward Morris

Basil Tarlatzis

Latin America

Edgar Iván Ortiz

North America

Jennifer Blake

Find out about 2021 Council Election candidates