The 19th General Assembly elected Luigi Moio as the new OIV President with a three-year term and appointed Christmann as the new Honorary President. Following the elections, the General Assembly adopted a total of 19 resolutions. This year, the subject of biodiversity was included as a key part of the resolutions. Furthermore, Dijon was proposed as the new OIV host city and Russian was adopted as the sixth official language.
Hochschule Geisenheim University congratulates the newly elected Presidency.
The OIV is an intergovernmental organization with renowned scientific and technical expertise in the field of vines, wine, wine-based beverages, table grapes, raisins and other vine-based products.