Nominations will open soon for the 2014 election of directors of the board of Deafness Forum of Australia.
In this election, Association Members of Deafness Forum (these are organisations) may nominate an individual as a candidate for appointment to one of several positions that will become vacant at the end of October:
- a parent (or guardian) representative
- an ear disorder representative
- a Deafblind or hearing impaired representative.
Individuals are not eligible to make nominations.
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