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convener

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Politics the chairman and civic head of certain Scottish councils
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According to the letter written to the ECP, Dr Sattar had announced dissolution of rabita committee as convener of the party, in his address to general workers' convention on February 13.
KARACHI -- Muttahida Qaumi Movement:Pakistan on Tuesday announced holding the general workers meeting on February 16, in order to take the party activists into confidence over the ongoing situation within the party ranks and get assent from them regarding the party's coordination committee decision to replace Farooq Sattar with Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui as the convener of the party.
Business convener the Rev David Bartholomew announced that the Church of Scotland Moderator the Rt Rev Dr Derek Browning will visit the Dumfries and Kirkcudbright Presbytery in March.
He said that separate conveners had been nominated for all public sector universities across the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including all campuses of the Khyber Medical University Peshawar.
The conveners of the sub-committees presented their reports in the meeting and informed about the measures which have taken so far by their respective sub-committees for organizing the convocation.
At the in-camera session of the Public Account Committee, conveners of sub-committees complained that the members did not show up for meetings regularly which affects their performance.
Hood, convener of the Scottish Law Society's Equality and Diversity Committee, was also axed as a group member.
Having pushed one union convener out, they have targeted another out of his job.
Synod conveners were asked for their direct participation in re-jigging the formula," said Rev.
Other public health topics frequently identified by Provincial Conveners in the 1940s were maternal and infant health, sanitation, and venereal diseases.
Rather than making decisions for people, legislators who act as conveners get people involved in finding effective solutions together and taking action themselves.
LWV of Ohio was one of five conveners for a March forum on the method of selection and the qualifications of Ohio's judges--"Judicial Impartiality: The Next Steps.