Our mission is to enable people with disabilities to become fully involved in professional and social life.
PFRON’s Supervisory Board
PFRON’s Supervisory Board
Our Supervisory Board is composed of:
- the President of the Supervisory Board who is the Government Plenipotentiary for People with Disabilities;
- a representative of the minister in charge of public finance;
- representatives of NGOs, including:
- one representative of each representative employers’ organization within the meaning of the Act on the Social Dialog Board;
- one representative of each representative labour union organization within the meaning of the Act on the Social Dialog Board;
- two NGO representatives other than those referred to in character a and b.
Members of the Supervisory Board are designated by the minister in charge of social security upon the Plenipotentiary’s request, and in case of the representatives referred to in item 3, upon the request of the competent organizations.
The Supervisory Board in 2015-2017:
- Krzysztof Michałkiewicz – President of the Supervisory Board, Government Plenipotentiary for People with Disabilities, Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy
- Renata Górna – representative of the All-Poland Alliance of Trade Unions
- Iwonna Kulikowska – representative of the Minister of Finance
- Bernarda Machniak – representative of the Trade Unions Forum
- Jacek Męcina – representative of the Lewiatan Confederation
- Marcin Nowacki -representative of the Union of Entrepreneurs and Employers
- Janusz Piątek – representative of the Polish Craft Association
- Lech Pilawski– representative of the Lewiatan Confederation
- Krzysztof Rowiński – representative of the National Coordinating Commission of the Solidarity Trade Union
- Jan Zając – representative of the Employers of Poland
- Zofia Żuk – representative of Business Centre Club
The Supervisory Board’s duties include i.a.:
- approval of the Fund’s action plans and financial plan drafts;
- expressing its opinion on the projects eligibility criteria for the Fund’s subsidies according to the assumptions of the policy of employment, professional and social rehabilitation of people with disabilities defined by the Plenipotentiary;
- approval of the Management Board’s motions with respect to the loans contracted by the Fund;
- expressing its opinion on motions to designate or dismiss each of the President’s deputies;
- control and assessment of the Management Board’s operations;
- approval of the Fund’s annual financial statements;
- submitting reports on the Fund’s activities to the minister in charge of social security by the 20th March of each subsequent year.