cochairmanship

cochairmanship

n
(Commerce) the position of being one of the two chairmen of an organization
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In addition to its cochairmanship of the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Working Group as part of the Global Counterterrorism Forum, the UAE also hosts 'Hedayah', the International Centre of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism in Abu Dhabi, considered as a key operational delivery arm for the Forum's CVE efforts.
Considering the Western European group's preoccupation with "slates," the model of cochairmanship by the British and French representatives to the group comes as somewhat of a surprise.
Nonetheless, at this point only a slight revision of the leadership model was made: While the French and British representatives retained cochairmanship of the group, it was decided that a case-to-case basis would be used to determine whether the chairpersons, the chairpersons accompanied by other members of the group, or exclusively nonchairs were to lead intergroup negotiations.