AFVBM Biennial General Meeting
May 7-11, 2014
Our last meeting took place at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower.
This was a closed meeting. Only AFVBM member were invited to attend.
Ivory Ban Information (scroll down for more)
Forbes article: Punishing Ivory Owners Rather Than Saving Elephants
AFVBM president Yung Chin and others interviewed WQXR: Good for Elephants-Headache for Musicians
AFM President: Testimony on Ivory: a plea for an exemption for musicians: AFMTestimony
A musician describes process of application for a Musical Instrument Passport: Passport Application Description
Musical Instrument Passport Form: link here: Passport Form 3-200-23
Ivory Ban FAQs: Includes links to original May 15, 2014 Director’s Order 210 and June 26, 2014 revisions: Ivory Ban Q & A
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