Vote now open for DPAAL board

Polls have opened for election the new executive board of the Diplomatic Press Attaché Association in London (DPAAL).

With two members of the Board remaining in post, Esther Corral (Spain) and Oksana Kyzyma (Ukraine), the vote will elect the remaining two positions.

Voting is limited to DPAAL members, and there is only one ballot per mission. To participate, members should write to DPAAL with the name of their mission in the subject line and their two choices for the board. They must include their name and position at the mission.

The new DPAAL President will be elected by the four board members.

The field is open, with candidates from all regions, including: Syann Thompson (The Bahamas), Nadeem Qadir (Bangladesh), Mercedes Osma-Peralta (Colombia), Keti Kerashvili (Georgia), Konrad Jagodzinski (Poland), Konstantin Shlykov (Russia) and Khalid Mustafa (Sudan).

To vote, email The vote closes on 19 February