Registration and Benefits

 

Registration, Benefits and Termination of ICL Memberships

1. Registration of ICL memberships

  • The conditions of ICL members are to support the objectives of ICL intellectually, practically and financially. Membership is for a minimum period of two years. 
  • Potential organizations have to fill and submit the membership registration to the ICL secretariat and credit the annual membership fee to ICL bank account.
  • When the conditions of ICL members and the receipt of the membership fee will be confirmed, the membership of the organization will be approved by the secretariat. The formal approval will be confirmed at the next session of the Board of Representatives of ICL.

2. Financial due and Benefits of ICL members

  • The amount of ICL membership fee will be changed from 500 USD to 5,000 USD/year in proportion to the latest GNI/capita anuually issued by the World Bank.
  • Logo and URL of ICL member organizations and names of the board members and alternative board members are uploaded in ICL-IPL WEB. ICL members are printed in all issues of Landslides. Board members of ICL from developed countries with the full membership fee (3,000-5, 000 USD/year) is listed as a member of the Editorial Board at A4 – A5 pages (front pages) of each issue of Landslides.
  • ICL member has the following rights
  1. To participate and vote in the Board of Representatives of ICL which has full power for the management of the affairs of the consortium and also to participate and vote in the IPL Global Promotion Committee as voting members.
  2. To propose a project for the International Programme on Landslides (IPL) in the annual meeting IPL Global Promotion Committee.
  3. To apply for the World Centre of Excellence on Landslide Risk Reduction (WCoE) to be identified at the Triennial World Landslide Forum.
  4. To propose the regional and thematic networks of ICL
  5. To re­ceive 1-5 hard copies of the ICL journal Landslides and 1-3 access rights to the web version of the journal (from Vol.1, No.1 in 2004 to the latest issue) with Token.
  6. To contribute an article reporting or announcing the research, meeting and other activities to the category of ICL/IPL activities in Landslides.

3. Termination of IPL projects, WCOEs and Networks

  • Each leader of IPL projects, WCOEs and Reginal/Thematic networks has to submit the annual report to IPL Network Committee and upload its report in IPL Web.
  • When annual reports will not be submitted for two years, the ongoing status will be terminated.

4. Termination of ICL memberships.

  • Annual membership fee must be paid by 30 March every year.
  • When failing to credit the annual membership fee, all rights of 1)-6) will be lost.
  • When failing to pay the membership fee for two years, the membership will be automatically terminated. Then, the member’s name will be cancelled from ICL-IPL Web and Journal Landslides. If it has an ongoing IPL project and a thematic/regional network will be cancelled.
5. ICL Membership benefits and details

 

ICL

FULL MEMBERS

ICL SUPPORTERS

ICL

ASSOCIATES

Developed Countries

Developing Countries

All

Countries

Developed Countries

Developing Countries

Annual Dues (USD)

5000

3000

2000, 1000, or 500

1000, 2000

600

400 or 200

ICL Board of Representative Status

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

Voting Rights for all ICL matters

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

IPL Global Promotion Committee Status

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

Voting Right for All IPL matters

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

ICL Organizational Structure Recognition

YES

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

ICL/IPL Officer Eligibility

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

ICL/IPL Meeting Travel Support Access

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

IPL Project

Candidacy

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

ICL/IPL World Centre of Excellence Candidacy (WCoE)

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

ICL/IPL Web Recognition

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

ICL/IPL Business Meeting Participation

YES

YES

YES

OBSERVER

OBSERVER

OBSERVER

IPL Symposium

Presentations

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

WLF

Participation

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

Right to submit reports to ICL/IPL Activities of Landslides Journal

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

Landslides Journal Hard Copies

(3-5)

(3)

(1-2)

(2)

(1)

(1)

Landslides Journal

Online Tokens

(3)

(2)

(1)

(1)

(1)

(1)

Membership in Landslides Journal Editorial Board

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

NO

Recognition

in Landslides Journal

YES

YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

Note

1. Membership annual dues are based on the categories of the Gross national income per capita (GNI/Capita) in USD by World Bank; High income (5000/3000), Upper middle income (2000), Lower middle income (1000), and Low income (500).

2.  Annual dues of developed countries and ICL supporters are an important contribution to ICL management and travel support for members from developing countries to ICL/IPL meetings.

5000 USD for ICL members and 2000 USD for ICL supporters greatly contributes to the ICL-IPL financial management.

3. Board members of category of 3000 USD and 5000 USD are listed in the Editorial Board (A4-A6 pages) of Journal Landslides.

4.  ICL supporting organizations (UNESCO, WMO, FAO, UNISDR, UNU, ICSU, WFEO, IUGS, IUGG) are members of IPL Global Promotion Committee with voting right.

5.  Kyoto 2020 Commitment for Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk is examined to be adopted at the World Landslide Forum 5 in 2020, Kyoto, Japan. All ICL members/supporters /associates are candidates of parties to sign the Kyoto 2020 Commitment.