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Jamaica elected to council of International Civil Aviation Organization


Minister of Transport and Mining Audley Shaw (right), who headed Jamaica's delegation to the ICAO's 41st Assembly, stands next to ICAO Secretary-General Juan Carlos Salazar (second right). Also in the photo from left is: Director General of the Jamaica Ci

Jamaica has been elected to the powerful 36-member council of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for the 2022-2025 triennium.

The election took place during the ICAO's 41st Assembly, underway at the organisation's headquarters in Montréal, Canada.

Minister of Transport and Mining Audley Shaw, who heads Jamaica's delegation to the Assembly, described the country's election to the council as a pivotal accomplishment for the nation and region.

He said it will ensure a platform for more uniformed and inclusive participation in aviation deliberations and development, across all regions.