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GA September 2014


  1. Opening by the Chairman, SR Michael Kalmár
  2. Appointment of a Teller – Decision
  3. Establishment of a Quorum - Ratification
  4. Adoption of the Agenda - Decision
  5. Adoption of the Minutes of the previous General Assembly held in Würzburg/Germany on 30th of November 2013 – Decision
  6. The Chairman’s (Annual) Report, SR Michael Kalmár - Taking to notice
  7. Approval of new members of the EDA – Ratification
  8. Changes of status of membership of members - Ratification
  9. Termination of membership – Ratification
  10. Financial Report 2013, Treasurer Rudy Vandervoorde - Approval
  11. Report of the external auditor 2013, Sven Eklöf - Taking to notice
  12. Approval of the Balances and Accounts 2013– Decision
  13. Approval of the Draft Budget for 2014 - Decision
  14. Annual Subscriptions for coming years – Discussion
  15. Elections to the Board of Directors – Supervised by the Teller Nominated for this election are .) Riccardo Termine by the Italian Dyslexia Association (AID) .) Rudy Vandevoorde by the Austrian Federal Dyslexia Association (ÖBVL) Further nominations are still possible.
  16. Election of the External Auditor for the next General Assembly 2015 – Decision Nominated is Jim Malpas by the British Dyslexia Association. A big Thank You to Sven Eklöf, who served for many years successfully as External Auditor of the EDA.
  17. Short reports from the attendant Members – Taking to notice
  18. Any Other Business - Taking to notice
  19. Questions from Members- Taking to notice
  20. Address by the President - Taking to notice 
  21. Closure of the General Assembly 2014 by the President

GA September 2011

General Assembly September 2011

12th General Assembly of the European Dyslexia Association, 24th of September 2011

Reports and pictures

Below you will find reports and pictures from the 12th General Assembly of the European Dyslexia Association, 24th of September 2011.

 Communiqué from the meeting (pdf)

 External auditors report (pdf)

 The Chairman’s (Annual) Report 2010 by SR Michael Kalmár (pdf)

General Assembly

Information about the General Assembly together with an archive of earlier assemblies.

The 16th ORDINARY GENERAL ASSEMBLY of the European Dyslexia Association will be held on 3rd of October 2015 in Athens, Greece. 

More information will follow.

Please note:

  • If one of the Effective Members has not paid its membership fees for 2014 and/or earlier, this member has no vote at the GA 2014.
  • According to the Statutes of the EDA the General Assembly will be deemed to be validly constituted if the minimum of 3 Effective Members are present (Article 8).
  • The Effective Members can be represented by proxy to another Effective Member attending the GA (Article 8).
  • An attendance form, signed by the president/CEO of the represented member organisation, is needed to represent validly a member organisation, unless the president or the Central Executive Officer (Director) it/herself is attending. Every delegate of a member organisation has to produce this appointment letter in written before the opening of the General Assembly. A copy of this nomination has to be sent by eMail to the chairman (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) two weeks before the General Assembly.
  • Each Effective association member shall be entitled to speak and vote. Each Adherent association member shall be entitled to speak (Article 9).
  • Half of the votes plus one of the votes cast by the Effective associations present or represented by proxy shall suffice for the passing of resolutions (Article 9).
  • The Assembly shall give a valid decision only on items included in the agenda (Article 9).
  • The legally need formal requirements (proxy form, attendance form, nomination form for election to the Board) for a valid deliberation of the coming General Assembly are attached.


GA November 2013

General Assembly November 2013

Würzburg, Germany

General Assembly, November 2013
The European Dyslexia Association's General Assembly 2013 took place on November 30, in Würzburg, Germany.


Board of Directors

Michael Kalmár, Lars Sander, Raymond Claes, Dr. Anne-Marie Montarnal, Rudy Vandevoorde, Dr. Kate Saunders,  Christina Sczigiel, Pernilla Söderberg-Juhlander, Giannis Karagiannakis


Sven Eklöf


  • FMLS Bengt-Erik Johansson
  • BVLDD Prof. Thiemo Grimm
  • ÖBVL Michael Kalmár
  • APEDA-France Dr. Anne-Marie Montarnal
  • BDA Dr. Kate Saunders
  • FINDER Ordblinde Lars Sander
  • NGDA Lia Meloni
  • DYSPEL Raymond Claes


Giannis Karagiannakis, HAD

Further delegates

AID-Italy, Gian-Marco
Eda Web Master: Peter Häggstrand

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