Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Minister of Foreign Affairs

HE Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Name: Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Born:  March 3rd, 1953

Marital status: Married to Sheikha Ayda Salim Al-Ali Al-Sabah Children Sheikha Al-Jawhara & Sheikh Khalid

Educational Details

1977 B.A. Political Science – Kuwait University

Languages

Arabic – English

Professional Experience

Oct. 2011 – (incumbent) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs

Apr. 2009 – May 2009 Appointed Minister of Information, Acting Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs

Oct. 2007 – Apr. 2009 Appointed Minister of Information

July 2006 – Oct. 2007 Appointed Minister of Social Affairs and Labor

1998 - 2006 Appointed Chief of the National Security Apparatus

1995 - 1998 Appointed Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

1992 - 1995 Appointed as Director of the Undersecretary’s Office at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1989 - 1992 Appointed as Deputy Director of the Arab World Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1983 - 1989 Posted to the Permanent Mission of the State of Kuwait to the United Nations (New York)

1978 - 1983 Worked at the Arab Affairs Desk in the Political Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1978 Appointed as a Diplomatic Attaché in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Conference Experience: Represented the State of Kuwait in various international conferences.

Memberships

Chairperson of the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED)

Member of the National Security Council – Kuwait

Member of the Supreme Council of Petroleum - Kuwait

Member of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development – Kuwait

Member of the Supreme Council of the Environment Public Authority – Kuwait

  • Stand: Dienstag, 22 Januar 2013
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