Election Information

Vacancies within the UN-NYG Core Team have emerged. Detailed information can be found below.

All Core Team Members are expected to liaise with other organisations and partners, as needed within their respective roles. The Core Team Members also handle correspondence relating to their Core Team roles and are expected to maintain the role in accordance with the UN-NYG statute, with the expectation that the officer will remain in the position for at least one calendar year.

Voting is now closed!

Thank you for your submissions. Check back soon for announcements on the new core team members!

  • After the nomination deadline, candidates will be contacted by the UN-NYG team to submit by 30 May 2021 a 60 second short-video pitch in support of their candidacy.
  • Candidate video pitches will be posted on the UN-NYG website for the community to see.
  • An online vote of UN-NYG members to determine the new officers will be held from 31 May to 7 June 2021.
  • Newly elected officers will be announced by 14 June 2021.



The President shall:

  • Preside at all meetings of the UN-NYG Core Team;
  • Establish the strategic vision of the organizational development and oversee the implementation of this vision;
  • Prepare the Annual Report and submit it to VICREC;
  • Serve as the representative of the UN-NYG in interacting with other organizations;
  • Serve as spokesperson for the UN-NYG at events or meetings;
  • Handle the list of member and corresponding contact details; 
  • Promptly inform VICREC if there is a change in the UN-NYG; 
  • Exercise all powers and perform all duties normally incident to such office;
  • Develop and support other activities as deemed necessary.

Liaison Officer

The Liaison Officer shall:

  • Handle and lead external correspondence of the UN-NYG as business takes place, in conjunction with the communication officer as necessary;
  • Maintain existing internal and external contacts and establish new relationships and partnerships with other associations focusing on nuclear, energy or sustainable development at the international level;
  • Implement online and offline outreach instruments in cooperation with other members of the Core Team;
  • Develop and support other activities as deemed necessary.


The Treasurer shall:

  • Collect all monies given to the UN-NYG, and collect the potential dues (if introduced);
  • Develop and review any ongoing sponsorship, applications forms, and seek to raise funds for the UN-NYG either through one-off or sustained sponsorships’
  • Deposit UN-NYG funds in the official VIC Bank Austria account and manage the designated bank account;
  • Keep the book of accounts of the UN-NYG and prepare the books for any potential audit of UN-NYG funds;
  • Pursue and seek out opportunities of funding, sponsorship or partnerships for events, trip, conferences or other relevant events as needed;
  • Draft and finalize a treasurer’s report when request by the President;
  • Sign or countersign withdrawal or deposit of funds of the UN-NYG;
  • Arrange for payment of expenses owed by the UN-NYG when necessary and upon approval to justify such payments; 
  • Develop and support other activities as deemed necessary.