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Annual Plan 2019

Each year at the General Assembly, President Jan Pedersen presents the annual plan for the following year.
Each year at the General Assembly, President Jan Pedersen presents the annual plan for the following year.
Many new and exciting initiatives as well as long-term ongoing projects are on the annual plan for 2019.

The annual plan 2019 was ratified at the General Assembly in Budapest, Hungary in December 2018:

1. Planning of the championships together with FEI
2. Working on EU legislation in cooperation with European Horse Network and other organisations
3. Improve overall communication between the WBFSH and its studbooks through implementation of the marketing and communications plan
4. Continue to improve overall communication between the WBFSH and FEI, for example through the WBFSH FEI Council
5. To finalise implementation of a suitable platform that will provide clean, verified pedigree data, to enable data exchange with the FEI
6. Verified breeding information on starting lists and other media
7. Sponsorships – work on attracting additional sponsors
8. Contact to international federations (COPA, EAAP etc.)
9. Contact to international organisation of young breeders’ competition
10. Promote and maintain the WBFSH rankings of horse breeders, studbooks and the stallions
11. Raising the profile & gaining greater recognition of the WBFSH through new initiatives e.g. develop our presence on social media, develop the idea that breeders’ get a share of competition prize money
12. Install & facilitate one additional forum and carry forward the committee WBFSH-CIGA
13. To review the statutes as regards voting at general assemblies, enforcement of obligations of members, recognition of the studbook of origin and Respect of fellow WBFSH member studbooks
14. Develop a document on setting up a studbook and how to become a WBFSH member
15. Develop a policy manual on policy decisions by the Board