Governing Board focal points
Each of IATI’s five strategic areas have focal point representatives in the Governing Board. Board focal points serve as an important liaison between IATI’s Board, Secretariat and technical team, ensuring progress is made on planned activities and providing support as needed.
- Data Use: Leo Stolk, Steven Flower
The Data Use workstream focuses on expanding the use of data published to the IATI Standard. Activities within this workstream include the strengthening of tools to access IATI data and the implementation of the Data Use Strategy and Data Use Fund.
- Data Quality: Sarah Johns, Zefania Romalahy
The Data Quality workstream aims to improve the quality, breadth and depth of data published to the IATI Standard. This covers the work of the IATI technical team in providing guidance and support services to new and existing IATI publishers, and maintaining the IATI Dashboard.
- IATI Standard and Systems: Leo Stolk, Theo Van de Sande
This workstream involves maintaining and strengthening the rules and guidance of the IATI Standard. The workstream covers IATI's technical systems, tools and infrastructure and IATI Standard upgrades.
- Communications and Outreach: Theo Van de Sande
The Communications and Outreach workstream ensures the effectiveness of information to IATI’s wide range of stakeholders. Activities include the production of IATI’s Annual Report, engagement in external events and fora, and managing digital communications.
- Institutional Arrangements: Tim Takona, Zefania Romalahy
The Institutional Arrangement workstream covers IATI’s governance and a number of activities in relation to the annual Members’ Assembly.
Board members are also focal points for other thematic areas:
- Technical: Leo Stolk, Steven Flower
- Budget: Theo Van de Sande
- Partner country: Zefania Romalahy