The FIDI Board is FIDI’s main governing body. Candidate Members of the Board are screened by the Board Nomination Committee and are subject to election rules defined in the FIDI Statutes. Every two years, at the annual FIDI conference, the proposed nominees are presented to the General Assembly, which then votes to instate the Board as a whole.
The Board’s responsibilities include:
The FIDI Board is seconded by a number of Committees that provide advisory support in specific areas related to the Federation's governance.
The FIDI Board appoints the Secretary-General to lead the FIDI Office. The FIDI Office is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Federation.