There are three Committees under the ASRIC Structure which are the Scientific and Innovation Committee; Communication Committee; and Resource Mobilization Committee. The four vice chairs of the Bureau are Co-Chairs or Chairs of these Committees.
The sub-committees are formed on ad-hoc bases and its number and composition is to be determined by the Committee concerned. The Sub-committees are directly linked to the committees and it forms a sub-set of the ASRIC Committees. The Sub-Committees is the think tank of the ASRIC and it is the implementing arm.
The Members of the ad-hoc sub-committees may be drawn from the Committees’ members or any other Africa pool of talent that is relevant to the study case.
The modalities for ASRIC Sub-Committees operationalization are developed by the concerned committee in the form of terms of reference explaining the mandate of the sub-committee; timeframe; expected output among others.