Results of the Elections for ILGA Asia 2019

Results of the Elections for ILGA Asia 2019

 

Based on the First round of elections, the following nominees have successfully been elected into the ILGA Asia Executive Board, based on a majority vote (at least 32 votes out of 62 possible votes):

 

East Asian Representatives:

Candy Darim YUN – 50 votes

Korean Sexual-minority Culture & Rights Center

South Korea

 

Jennifer Lu – 49 votes

Taiwan Tongzhi (LGBTQ+) Hotline Association

Taiwan

 

South Asian Representatives:

Mahnoor Ali – 32 votes

Khuwaja Sira Society

Pakistan

 

Niluka Perera – 41 votes

Diversity and Solidarity Trust (DAST)

Sri Lanka

 

Southeast Asian Representative:

Ngo Le Phuong Linh – 40 votes

ICS Center

Vietnam

 

West Asian Representatives:

Charbel Maydaa – 49 votes

Mosaic

Lebanon

 

Shadi Amin – 44 votes

6Rang

Iran

 

Intersex Representative:

Gopi Shankar M (Intersex & Genderqueer) – 40 votes

Srishti Madurai

India

 

Youth Representative:

Tashi Tseten – 40 votes

Youth Voices Count

Bhutan

 

Host City:

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – 45 votes

 

Based on the Second round of elections, the following nominees have successfully been elected into the ILGA Asia Executive Board, based on a majority vote (at least 26 votes out of 50 possible votes):

 

Trans Representative:

Wannapong (Nhuun) Yodmuang – 29 votes

Asia Pacific Transgender Network

Thailand

 

Southeast Asian Representative:

Brenda R. Alegre (transwoman) – 32 votes

The Society of Transsexual Women of the Philippines (STRAP)

The Philippines

 

Based on the Second round of elections, the following nominees have successfully been elected as Co-Chairs of the ILGA-ASIA Executive Board (at least one of whom shall identify as a woman):

 

Co-Chairs:

Candy Darim YUN – 24 votes

Korean Sexual-minority Culture & Rights Center

South Korea

 

Shadi Amin – 19 votes

6Rang

Iran

 

And Based on the following nominees have successfully been elected as the Alternate Co-Chairs of the ILGA-ASIA Executive Board (at least one of whom shall identify as a woman):

 

Alternate Co-Chairs:

Charbel Maydaa – 16 votes

Mosaic

Lebanon

 

Ngo Le Phuong Linh – 9 votes

ICS Center

Vietnam

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