The President is responsible for representing WAREG in any meetings, conferences, seminars or workshops held with external organisations. He/She works within the scope of, and in accordance with, the decisions taken and directions given by the Assembly. He/She submits regular reports on the activities carried out by the Presidency to the Assembly.
The Vice-presidents support the President in his/her responsibilities, and substitute him/her in cases of the President’s absence. They coordinate with the Working Group Chairs, the Secretariat and all Members in order to propose common actions for consideration by the Assembly.
The President and the Vice-Presidents are nominated from amongst high level representatives of WAREG Members for a term of two years, which may be renewed. Their mandates are assigned to the institution (regulatory entity) which they represent.