International Council of Unitarians and Universalists

ICUU Governance

ICUU strives to be transparent in how we do our work. This page offers information on the organizational structures, procedures, and foundational documents of the ICUU.

Appeal

Connecting Our Family of Faith

Dear U*U Friends around the Globe, My very first impressions about the international Unitarian Universalist community reminded me ofwhat we in Transylvania consider a sacred notion: family. When I think back of the first visits paid by American, Canadian, British, German and other Unitarians in Transylvania in the early 1990s, I remember the joy of […]

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Minutes

The International Council produces two types of minutes. Council minutes are recorded every two years at the general meetings of delegates. In between the work of the Council is carried on by the elected Executive Committee. Executive minutes are kept from annual face to face meetings and from teleconferences as well. Council Meetings Full meetings […]

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Bylaws

Article I: Membership Section 1. Members Section 2. Provisional Membership Section 3. Emerging Groups Section 4. Associates Section 5. Suspension Of Membership Article II: Meetings Section I. General Meetings Section 2. Special Meetings Section 3. Notice Of Meeting Section 4. Presiding Officer Section 5. Order Of Business Section 6. Delegates Section 7. Voting Article III: […]

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Constitution

PREAMBLE The Executive Committee sees that The mission of the ICUU is to: foster communication, relationships and understanding within the international U*U community; build networks and partnerships among member groups, their congregations, leaders and institutions; identify and nurture emerging groups around the world; for mutual inspiration, development and growth. We, the member groups of the […]

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Policy Manual

The fundamental policies of the ICUU are the Constitution and By-laws.  The constitution of an organization is a brief statement of its basic objectives, structure and methods of operation, while the by-laws comprise a set of regulations for its internal organization.  In addition, we have developed policies which expand on some provisions of the by-laws […]

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By-Laws – Edited 2010

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF UNITARIANS AND UNIVERSALISTS BY-LAWS ARTICLE I: MEMBERSHIP SECTION 1. MEMBERS Associations or churches may apply for membership in the Council to the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee, being satisfied that the applicant meets the terms contained in the Constitution along with such further conditions that the Executive Committee may from time to […]

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ICUU Constitution – 2010

ICUU Constitution PREAMBLE The Executive Committee sees that The mission of the ICUU is to: foster communication, relationships and understanding within the international U*U community; build networks and partnerships among member groups, their congregations, leaders and institutions; identify and nurture emerging groups around the world; for mutual inspiration, development and growth. We, the member groups […]

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