Sheikh Ahmed and different UAE Nationwide Olympic Committee officers in the course of the assembly.
Sheikh Ahmed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Second Deputy Ruler of Dubai and President of the UAE Nationwide Olympic Committee (NOC), on Wednesday presided over the Extraordinary Basic Meeting assembly of the Committee.
Through the assembly, Sheikh Ahmed expressed his appreciation for the Basic Meeting of the NOC, acknowledging its position because the legislative authority chargeable for establishing frameworks, adopting insurance policies and growing methods that improve the functioning of the Olympic motion, together with its federations and athletes.
Sheikh Ahmed additionally expressed gratitude for the continual help supplied by the Basic Meeting and its esteemed members all through the a long time for the reason that institution of the Nationwide Olympic Committee in 1979.
He acknowledged their very important position in implementing numerous programmes and initiatives, underscoring the management’s unwavering help and perception within the significance of sports activities and its contribution to the progress and prosperity of countries.
Furthermore, Sheikh Ahmed highlighted the Basic Meeting’s dedication to making sure the success of those endeavours, together with the numerous achievements attained by representing the UAE in main sporting tournaments and occasions.
Sheikh Ahmed additionally emphasised the importance of adhering to the best requirements consistent with worldwide rules and techniques.
This dedication strengthens the NOC’s place as a dynamic entity, aligned with the newest practices within the Olympic motion on each continental and worldwide scales.
The assembly was attended by Sheikh Rashid Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Vice President of the NOC; Dr. Ahmed Belhoul Al Falasi, Vice President of the Committee and Head of the Government Workplace; and Azza bint Suleiman, Assistant Secretary-Basic of the Olympic Committee for Administrative and Monetary Affairs, along with members of the Committee’s Basic Meeting.
Sheikh Ahmed congratulated Sheikh Rashid on his appointment as Vice President of the NOC, and prolonged his finest needs for Sheikh Rashid’s steady success in serving the UAE’s sports activities sector and representing the nation at numerous sporting tournaments and occasions.
Through the assembly, the members authorised the newest model of the Committee’s Articles of Affiliation, which aligns with worldwide requirements and the provisions of the Worldwide Olympic Constitution. Moreover, an electoral committee was established to supervise the upcoming committee elections, scheduled to happen inside 90 days from the date of the Extraordinary Basic Meeting assembly. The authorised electoral committee consists of Chairman Omar Mohammad Miran, a judicial inspector, in addition to Lieutenant Colonel Mohammad Abdulaziz Al Maamari from Abu Dhabi Police Basic Headquarters and Marketing consultant Hassan Al Marzouqi as members.
As per the brand new Articles of Affiliation, the Board of Administrators of the Olympic Committee includes 17 members.
This contains 9 members from the Olympic federations, one member from the non-Olympic federations, one consultant from the Olympic Athletes Committee, and one other consultant from the Girls’s Committee. Moreover, 4 members are nominated by, the President of the NOC.
Sheikh Ahmed proposed the addition of two vice-presidents to the Nationwide Olympic Committee so as to accommodate the Committee’s numerous practices, technical and operational necessities, and its participation in upcoming occasions such because the Asian Video games, the Arab Video games in Algeria, the Gulf Sports activities Video games hosted by the UAE, and the Olympic Video games. The proposal, which was authorised by the members, will probably be submitted to the Worldwide Olympic Committee for remaining approval.
Moreover, the electoral committee was tasked with growing the procedural bylaws for the elections of the NOC’s Board of Administrators for the Olympic interval 2021-2024. This process will probably be carried out in accordance with the provisions outlined within the Articles of Affiliation of the NOC. The electoral committee will work in coordination with the Basic Secretariat of the NOC, and the preparation and approval of the electoral bylaws are anticipated to be accomplished inside a most interval of 30 days from the present date.