Nancy R. Guishard-Joubert, LL.M.

The Secretary General manages the secretariat. The Presidium exercises supervision hereupon. The secretariat is the department within Parliament that assists and supports Parliament. According to article 57, paragraph 3 of the Constitution Parliament appoints, suspends and dismisses the Secretary General. The main tasks of the Secretary General are:

  • Assist the Presidium
  • Manage the secretariat
  • Manage the budget
  • Make documents available to the Members
  • Make sure minutes are made of public meetings

When necessary the acting Secretaries General replace the Secretary General.