The Global Compact Local Network Egypt Board of Directors’ (Board Directors) is the highest authority of the local network representing the GCNE Participants & Signatories in forming and advising the operation and way forward of the GCNE. The board responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Have oversight of the GCLNE Secretariat with respect to vision, mission, strategy and financial management of the GCLNE
• Have a deep understanding of the UN Global Compact, its ten principles, and the SDGs and the value they bring to businesses
• Have the respect and confidence of their peers and constituencies
• Drive the overall strategy of the GCLNE, having particular regard to the desirability of clear and consistent priorities
• Provide strategic leadership to the GCLNE on emerging issues around implementation of the principles and the Sustainable Development Goals in the relevant country
• Be committed and dedicate adequate time to actively participate in the activities of the GCLNE Board
• Uphold membership voting rights during General Assembly
• Approve the GCLNE ED and the Hosting Arrangement
• Approve annual Work Plan and financial statements
• Approve the fees for Signatories with annual revenues <50 million, non-businesses, and subsidiaries if applicable