Director of the Air Transport Bureau
Boubacar Djibo was appointed Director of the Air Transport Bureau of ICAO in November 2011. His current duties include the management of programmes to achieve three of the five strategic objectives of the Organization, namely security and facilitation, economic development of air transport, as well as environmental protection.
Before joining ICAO, Mr. Djibo, who has more than 35 years of experience in aviation, was Secretary General of the African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC).
In an aviation career, he occupied a number of key positions, including Director of Civil Aviation of Niger and ICAO Project Coordinator. He also served on the Boards of Directors of Air Afrique and the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA).