Basel, Switzerland |
Dr. Hassan Moustafa |
Mr. Joël Delplanque |
|International Handball Federation|
|Subsidiaries||IHF Executive Committee|
Staff (2017 – 2021)
The IHF Council is an institution of International Handball Federation (the governing body of handball and beach handball). It is the main decision-making body of the organization in the intervals of IHF Congress. Its members are elected by the IHF Congress. The council is a non-executive, supervisory and strategic body that sets the vision for IHF and global handball.
The council will be made up of the following individuals:
- IHF President
- IHF 1st Vice-President
- AHF: one vice-president and one member
- CAHB: one vice-president and one member
- EHF: one vice-president and one member
- NACHC: one member
- OCHF: one member
- SCAHC: one member
- IHF Treasurer
- Two IHF Executive Members
- Chairperson of COC
- Chairperson of PRC
- Chairperson of CCM
- Chairperson of CD
- Chairperson of MC
- Chairperson of AC
IHF Council 2017 – 2021
|President||Dr. Hassan Moustafa|
|1st Vice-President||Mr. Joël Delplanque|
|Vice-Presidents||Mr. Bader Mohammed Al-Theyab|
|Mr. Michael Wiederer|
|Dr. Mansourou Aremou|
|Treasurer||Ms. Anna Rapp|
|Executive Members||Ms. Narcisa Lecușanu|
|Prof. Dr. František Táborský|
|Chairperson of IHF Commission of Organizing and Competitions||Mr. Per Bertelsen|
|Chairperson of IHF Playing Rules and Referees Commission||Mr. Ramón Gallego|
|Chairperson of IHF Commission of Coaching and Methods||Mr. Dietrich Späte|
|Chairperson of IHF Medical Commission||Dr. François Gnamian|
|Chairperson of IHF Commission for Development||Ms. Raquel Pedercini Marinho|
|Representative Asia||Mr. Yoshihide Watanabe|
|Representative Africa||Mr. Charles Omboumahou|
|Representative Europe||Mr. Predrag Bošković|
|Representative Oceania||Mr. Ricardo Blas|
If a continental confederation has at least 15 national federations as full members, it may nominate a council member for the continent that shall be confirmed by the IHF Congress. Each continental confederation may nominate one vice-president if it has at least 23 national federations as full members. The council shall convene at least twice a year. The term of office of council members shall be four years, re-election is possible. In case of urgent business, the president may seek to make resolutions and decisions by mail between council meetings. Council is the body that awards the IHF World Men's Handball Championship and IHF World Women's Handball Championship.
IHF Commission of Organising and Competition
IHF Commission of Organising and Competition (COC) is composed of one chairperson and 7 members elected by the IHF Council.
|African Representative||Khaled Hammouda|
|Asian Representative||Ahmed Abu Al-Lail Al-Failakawi|
|European Representative||Peter Sichelschmidt|
|Mohammed Jaber Al-Mulla|
IHF Playing Rules and Referees Commission
IHF Playing Rules and Referees Commission (PRC) is composed of one chairperson and 7 members elected by the IHF Council.
|African Representative||Aimé Mbengue|
|Asian Representative||Saleh Ashour|
|European Representative||Dragan Nachevski|
|Bjarne Munk Jensen|
IHF Commission of Coaching and Methods
IHF Commission of Coaching and Methods (CCM) is composed of one chairperson and 7 members elected by the IHF Council.
|African Representative||Nahla Boudhina|
|Asian Representative||Chung Hyung-kyun|
|European Representative||Péter Kovács|
|Members||Jorge Dueñas de Galarza|
IHF Medical Commission
IHF Medical Commission (MC) is composed of one chairperson and 7 members elected by the IHF Council.
|Chairperson||Dr. François Gnamian|
|African Representative||Dr. Yannick Mossus|
|Asian Representative||Dr. Shizuo Sakamoto|
|European Representative||Dr. Marina Gillard|
|Members||TBD by Council|
IHF Commission for Development
IHF Commission for Development (CD) is composed of one chairperson and 7 members elected by the IHF Council.
|Chairperson||Ms. Raquel Pedercini Marinho|
|African Representative||Yazid Souadi|
|Asian Representative||Dr. Sari Hamdan|
|European Representative||Helmut Höritsch|
|Members||TBD by Council|
IHF Athletes' Commission
IHF Athletes' Commission is composed of one chairperson and 4 members elected by the players participating in the Summer Olympic Games every four years.
|Members||Diego Esteban Simonet|
IHF Arbitration Commission
IHF Arbitration Commission is composed of one chairperson and 10 members elected by the IHF Congress.
|Nurul Fazal Bulbul|
|Mouadh Ben Zaied|
IHF Arbitration Tribunal
IHF Arbitration Tribunal is composed of one chairperson and 10 members elected by the IHF Congress.
|Juan María Pérez-Ortiz|
IHF Ethics Commission
IHF Ethics Commission is composed of one chairperson and 3 members elected by the IHF Congress.
|Chairperson||Hussein Moustafa Fathy|
|Members||Jorge Pulido Vázquez|
- "IHF Council". IHF.