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FAQ

How do I work with GSF? How many members do you have? There are many questions. Here, you will find a collection of the most frequently asked.

How can I become a member?

We do not offer individual memberships. If you are an individual student wanting to work with the Global Student Forum, check out our Take Action page.

How many member organisations does the Global Student Forum have?

The Global Student Forum has over 190 national and international member organisations. If you count the local student unions, the number increases to 5900+

When was the Global Student Forum founded?

The Global Student Forum, in its current form, has existed since 2020. Since the collapse of the International Union of Students in the early 2000s, the structure of the global umbrella organisation for student organisations in the world has changed from very informal to more formal over the years, with the name "Global Student Forum" coming into use in 2020

Who is the president of the Global Student Forum?

The Global Student Forum does not have a president. Instead, it has a Steering Committee comprised of representatives from across the membership. The Executive Director oversees the day-to-day business.