About the Ambassador

CURRICULUM VITAE OF H.E. MR. MADJID BOUGUERRA

Diplomas:

  • Diploma of National School of Administration (1973)
  • Economics at the University of Algiers (1974)

Career:

1973 : Third Secretary in the Department of Cultural and Scientific affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1978 - 1981 :1st Secretary at the Algerian Embassy ? Tanzania

1981 - 1985 : Counselor at the Algerian Mission to the UN ? New York

1986 : Deputy Director at the African Department ? Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1987 - 1990 : Ambassador to Zambia

1990 - 1992 :Director, Department of Africa ? Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1992 - 1997 :Ambassador to Niger

1997 - 2001 : Director General, Africa Department ? Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2001 - 2005 : Ambassador to China

2005 - 2007 : Director General for Multilateral Affairs ? Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2007 - 2009 : Secretary General at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2010 - 2013 : Ambassador to Germany

Sept 2013- May 2014: Minister Delegate in Charge of Maghreb and African Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Professional Experience:

  • Member of the Algerian delegation to numerous sessions of the UN General Assembly
  • Alternate Representative of Algeria to the UN 4th Committee (1981-1984)
  • Member of the UN Special Committee against Apartheid (1981-1984)
  • Member of the UN Council for Namibia (1981-1984)
  • Rapporteur of the Follow-up Group of the ad-hoc Committee on Southern Africa (1989-1990)
  • Member of the Algerian delegation to numerous OAU Summits
  • Member of the Algerian delegation to the NAM Summits (New Delhi 1983; Havana 2006)
  • Member of the Algerian delegation to the 1st Africa-Europe Summit (Cairo April 2000)
  • Member of the Algerian delegation which conducted mediation in different conflicts (North Mali 1992; North Niger 1995 and 1997 ; Ethiopia-Eritrea 1999-2000)
  • Head of the Algerian delegation to the ministerial meeting of the Arab League (Cairo November 2013)
  • Head of the Algerian delegation to the ministerial conference of the OIC (Conakry December 2013)
  • Head of the Algerian delegation to the ministerial meeting of TICAD (Yaound? Mai 2014)

Lectures:

At War College, Algiers; War College Munich; Diplomatic Institute and International Relations (Algiers); France-Algeria Association.


Decorations:

  • Knight of the National Order of the Republic of Mali (April 1992)
  • Commander of the Order of the Merit of the Republic of Niger (August 1997).

Languages:

  • Fluent in Arabic, French and English; German (intermediate)