CTIF’s decision organs are the Delegates’ Assembly (yearly meeting) and the Executive Committee.
CTIF Delegates’ Assembly
- decides on the main policies, actions and projects to be carried out by CTIF, and is responsible for electing the members of the Executive Committee every four years (President, General Secretary, Treasurer and Vice-Presidents). The Assembly is organised once a year by one of the CTIF member nations, usually in September.
CTIF Executive Committee
- meets at least twice a year to follow up CTIF actions, projects and the work of CTIF commissions and to prepare proposals to be submitted to the Delegates’ Assembly.
These are the current members of the Executive Committee:
President: Tore ERIKSSON - Sweden
General Secretary: Michel BOUR - France
Treasurer: Laurent WEHRLI - Switzerland
Vicepresident: Aleksander CHUPRIJAN - Russia
Vicepresident: Dennis DAVIS - UK
Vicepresident: Luther FINCHER - USA
Vicepresident: Ante SANADER - Croatia
Vicepresident: Marketa STRZINKOVA - Czech Republic
CTIF is organised around thematical commissions but also regional and ad hoc working groups which enclose several countries and debate around current topics linked with the fire fighting world:
Fire and Rescue on Airports
People rescue (Fire Brigade Health Services)
Youth Leaders (Youth Fire Brigades)
International Fire Brigades Competitions
Women in Fire Services
Educatioin and Training
Volunteer fire fighters
Regional working groups: