Irish Anti-War Movement AGM Wynns Hotel 26th April 2009

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Irish Anti-War Movement will take place on Sunday 26th April 2009 in Wynns Hotel Abbey St Dublin.  All paid up members are entitled to attend the AGM.



First Session 10:30 - 13:15

  • 10:30 - 11:00 Registration
  • 11:00 - 11:15 Minutes of Last AGM
  • 11:15 - 11:25 Treasurer's Report
  • 11:30 - 13:15 Motions / Resolutions & Elections to Steering Committee

Second Session Speakers 14:00 - 17:00

  • Ann Alaxander (Middle East Specialist)
  • Matthis Chirous (US Soldier who Refused to Return to Iraq)
  • Richard Boyd Barrett (IAWM)


Registration can be done in the following ways:

  1. At 10:30am on Sunday 26th April
  2. By signing up to the AGM Event on the Irish Anti War Web site just follow this link


  1. Stg Matthis Chiroux - US Soldier Refuses to Return to Iraq.
  2. Azzam Tamimi - Director of Institute of Islamic Political Thought
  3. Anne Alexander - Author on the Middle East,  SOAS

IAWM AGM 2009 - Motions

Please refer to the attached file below (PDF)

Submitting Resolutions

All resolutions should be submitted by Sunday 19th April.  They can be submitted in the following ways:

  1. By E-mail send them to with the subject "[AGM] Motions" You can also click on this link Resolutions to submit resolutions/motions.
  2. By Posting them to The Irish Anti-War Movement, P.O. Box 9260, Dublin 1

Rules for Submitting Resolutions/Motions

  1. All members may attend a general meeting provided that the current membership fee has been paid in advance of the meeting. All affiliates may send one delegate to a general meeting provided that the current affiliation fee has been paid in advance of the meeting.
  2. All members and delegates have one vote each at a general meeting.
  3. A decision of a general meeting of the IAWM is binding on the SC and overrides any previous decisions. This constitution may only be amended by a general meeting. However, amendments to this constitution may be made by the next quarterly delegate meeting held after the general meeting of 08 May 2004, which adopted this constitution.
  4. A steering committee shall be elected at each AGM.
  5. Draft resolutions and nominations for the steering committee should be submitted to the Secretary at least 7 days beforehand. The secretary shall publish draft resolutions at least 5 days beforehand.

Previous Motions & Constitution

  1. IAWM_Resolutions-2008-05-24
  2. Irish Anti War Movement AGM 2nd December 2006.
  3. The IAWM Constitution.