GFCE members appoint 2 co-chairs among their midst. In November 2015, the Netherlands were appointed as Co-Chair. At the beginning of 2017, India was appointed the other position as Co-Chair .

Tasks of the Co-Chairs include:
a. Preparation and agenda setting for the annual high level meeting
b. Ensuring the necessary follow-up to the annual meetings
c. Report annually on the GFCE’s activities and accomplishments, in collaboration with the GFCE Secretariat
d. Coordination and planning of events