Amira plays a leading role in managing the end-to-end strategy and delivery of the Joint Programme events, such as UNGA and COP28, bringing together key stakeholders to further urban climate action and showcase the achievements of the Joint Programme.

Previously, Amira worked for the Commonwealth Secretariat, where she was responsible for the convening of a portfolio of pan-Commonwealth Ministerial Meetings, played a leading role in the planning and delivery of the biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Kigali and the Commonwealth Leaders Event as part of the official Coronation programme of HM King Charles. Amira has worked with many host governments, advising on multiple protocol and logistical elements from communique negotiations to official photographs, greeting parties and event production. Amira has a BA in French and Italian Literature from the University of Oxford and an MA in International Studies and Diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies.