Governance

WADA is composed of a Foundation Board, an Executive Committee and several Committees.

The 38-member Foundation Board is WADA’s highest decision-making body. It is composed equally of representatives from the Olympic Movement and Governments of the World. Members are appointed by their respective constituency groups.

The Foundation Board delegates the actual management and running of the Agency, including the performance of activities and the administration of assets, to the Executive Committee, WADA’s ultimate policy-making body.

The 12-member Executive Committee is WADA’s ultimate policy-making body; and, is also composed equally of representatives from the Olympic Movement and Governments of the WorldMembers are appointed by their respective constituency groups.

WADA's Presidency and Vice-Presidency – volunteer positions – alternate between the Olympic Movement and Governments.

WADA’s Committees act as advisory committees and provide guidance for the Agency’s programs.

STATUTES

WADA is a Swiss private law, not-for-profit Foundation. Its seat is in Lausanne, Switzerland, and its headquarters are in Montreal, Canada.