Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates Council
Capt. Aysha AlHameli has been the UAE’s Representative to the Council of ICAO for almost a decade. Currently, she is one of the most senior visionary long-serving Representatives with in-depth knowledge and great wealth of experience in international civil aviation, cooperate governance and ICAO Council Rules of Procedures and practices. Amongst her achievements she has been First Vice- President; Chair of the Implementation and Strategy Planning Group; Chair of the Human Resources Committee; and, Chair of the politically sensitive Global Market Based Measures environment group. Furthermore, she has worked behind the scenes to initiate many other of the Organization's policies such as strategic planning and performance management, to improve governance and efficiency of the Organization. She was one of the founders and contributors to the ICAO flagship “No Country Left Behind” initiative. At present, Cap. Aysha is a candidate for the post of the President of the ICAO Council for the upcoming election in 2019.