First Name: Abdelhamid

Date and place of birth: 30/06/1955 El Milia (Jijel)

Status: Married (03 children)

Grade: Minister Plenipotentiary

Rank: Ambassador


GRADUATE STUDIES: 1975 – 1979: National School of Administration (ENA)

DIPLOMA: Degree at the National School of Administration (ENA),

                        Diplomatic Section (June 1979)

LANGUAGES: Arabic – French – English – Portuguese – German


September 1979: Entry in the diplomatic service (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

1980-1982: National duty

1982-1984: Head of Strategic Affairs and Disarmament Desk

(Department of International Political Affairs)

1984-1988: First Secretary at the Embassy of Algeria in Vienna (Austria)

1988-1990: Counsellor at the Embassy of Algeria in Maputo (Mozambique)

1990-1991: Head of South-South Cooperation Desk

1991-1992: Head of Defense and Security Affairs Desk at the Prospective Department

1992-1993: Deputy Director for economic studies at the Prospective Department

1993-1994: Adviser of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Chief of Cabinet a.i

1994-1996: Assistant of the Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1996-2001: Ambassador of Algeria to Mozambique accredited also to Swaziland and Malawi

2002-2004: Director of Studies and Project Manager of the African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism

2005-2006: Director of the African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism

2006-2008: Ambassador at large

2008-2015: Ambassador of Algeria to Denmark

2015-2019: Inspector at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2019-2021: Ambassador Counsellor

Dec.2021-present: Ambassador of Algeria to Vietnam accredited also to Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar