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  • Membership is available to one national organization and institution which promotes traditional arts and crafts in its own country.
  • If a country has no appropriate national organization, or if a national organization declines membership, the Federation may provisionally invite representation from another organization with similar objectives, regardless of whether or not such organization has national status.
  • Member organizations must give priority to a non-profit approach.
  • Regular commercial firms may not become members.
  • Organizations wishing to join must submit a written application for membership to the Board.
  • New Members are accepted by the General Assembly by a majority vote.
  • Organizations can also become observer members until the next general meeting. Observer members do not have the right to vote.
  • Accepted members shall pay an annual fee, the level of which is determined by the General Assembly.
  • Statutes: If you like to see the complete set of statutes, please send us a request.