Romania, re-elected vice-president of the Council of Governors of IAEA
The Council of Governors of IAEA met for designated the states that are going to fill the position of president and the two posts of vice-president of this body, in the session 2009-2010.
According to the principle of rotation Malaesia was confirmed in the position of president of the Council of IAEA governors for 2009-2010.
According to the principle of rotation, Malaesia was confirmed in the position of president of the Council of Governors of IAEA for 2009-2010, replacing Algeria, and Germany was designated in the position of vice-president instead of Finland.
The East-European regional group and the states members in the Council of Governors decided the renewal of the mandate of Romania of vice-president of this body for one more session, suspending in this way the enforcement of the rules of procedure stipulating that this position cannot be held twice on a run by the same state.
According to MAE, the re-election of Romania in the position of vice-president of the Council of Governors for 2009-2010, by acclaim, stands proof to the engagement of Romania at the level of IAEA, as well as a recognition of the activities held in the session 2008-2009, dedicated to agreement on the budget and of the programme activities of the organization.