The Board of Advisors, constitutes a maximum of 30 members and elected by the Board of Directors by simple majority. The Advisory Board will provide strategic and development guidelines to the Board of Directors and will function through ad hoc focus groups. The Advisory Board members will be elected on the basis of their capacities to contribute to the various initiatives and programs of the Alliance and will serve for a year, with unlimited renewals based on their continuous service. We honor and thank all those who have kindly served in a previous capacity as advisors which are listed below. The new members of the Advisory group are now in the process of selection and will be posted on this page shortly.