The General Assembly decides on the guidelines for the activities of Welthungerhilfe. It is responsible for electing the Board of Directors, passing the annual budget and approving the annual accounts on the basis of the auditors' report.
Members of Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. include the President of the German Bundestag, the chairpersons of the parliamentary groups in the Bundestag as well as churches, associations and federations. They send delegates to the annual General Assembly.
(Permanent representative in brackets)