The Staff Regulations as approved by the Energy Charter Conference (hereinafter referred to as the “Conference”) set out the fundamental conditions of service, namely the duties and obligations as well as the basic rights of the officials constituting the staff of the Energy Charter Secretariat (hereinafter referred to as the “Secretariat”). They set forth the broad principles of staff policy; that policy is to enable officials wherever possible to pursue a career within the Energy Charter Secretariat. Nevertheless, no action shall be construed as, or have the effect of, granting employment for an indefinite period or constituting a permanent appointment. The Staff Rules promulgated by the Secretary-General and approved by the Conference implement the Staff Regulations.
Energy Charter Secretariat Staff Manual