ARC holds 7th Annual General Meeting


Advocating the Rights of children (ARC) held its 7th Annual General Meeting today at Kurumba Maldives.

During the meeting, ARC’s Executive Committee presented its Annual Report and Audit Report of 2017, which were voted on and approved by consensus. This was followed by a presentation of the proposed budget for 2017, which was also adopted by consensus.

The following members of ARC were also elected to head ARC’s Supporting Committee’s during the AGM.

Administration & Finance Committee: Filameena Hameed & Adam Zahir Ahmed

Campaigns & Projects Committee: Mariyam Suha & Zeeshan Zuhury

Policy, Planning & Research Committee: Shana Farooq & Hawwa Shazra

Public Relations & Outreach Committee: Fathimath Ishala & Hassan Niyaz

The meeting concluded with Acting Executive Director Zeena Zahid expressing sincere appreciation to all members, donors, volunteers and staff for their commitment, diligence and support which has allowed ARC to expand its scope of work and its geographic outreach, as well as ensured the successful implementation of its awareness campaigns and projects over the past year.