The Director General of AMGC is the Chief Executive of the Centre who leads the overall day to day activities of the Centre. The Director General is selected through a process lead by Executive Secretary of UNECA, from candidates applied for the post through their governments. The post of the Director General is widely advertised in the AMGC member countries, when it falls vacant, and the candidates proposed for the post are presented to the Governing Council for approval. The Director General serves for a maximum period of two terms of four years each.
The Current Director General, Mr. Ibrahim Shaddad was appointed in May 2015 by the 35th Meeting of the Governing Council of AMGC. Mr. Shaddad is a Geologist from Sudan.Read More