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Sergei Martynov

Title Mr.
Nationality Belarus
Committee Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Date First Elected 01 Feb 2000
Date Term Expires 31 Dec 2008
Position on Committee Committee member
Professional Background 1975-1980: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Belarusian Soviet Socialist Republic (BSSR)Department of International Organizations (International Labour OrganizationEuropean Economic Commission);
1980-1988: Assistant to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of BSSR;
1988-1991: Deputy HeadDepartment of International OrganizationsMinistry for Foreign Affairs (responsible for politicalsocial and economic issues);
1991-1992: Deputy Permanent Representative of BSSR to the United NationsNew York (responsible for politicalsocial and economic issues);
1992-1993: Chargé d’affaires of the Republic of Belarus to the United States of America;
1993-1997: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the United States of America;
1997-2000: First Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus (politicalsocial and economic issues);

Professional experience
1991-1997: Vice-Chairman of the First Committee of the General AssemblyChairman of Nuclear Disarmament Group of the United Nations Disarmament Commission (three times)Vice-Chairman and Rapporteur of the United Nations Disarmament Commission (several times);
1991: Vice-President of the Amendment Conference of the States Parties to the (1963) Treaty Banning Nuclear Tests in the Atmosphere in Outer Space and under Water;
1998: Chairman of the United Nations Disarmament Commission;
2000: President of the Conference on DisarmamentGeneva
Educational Background 1970-1975: Moscow State Institute of International Relations
Current occupation 2001-present: Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Belarus to the Kingdom of Belgium; Permanent Representative, Mission of the Republic of Belarus to the European Communities; Permanent Representative, Mission of the Republic of Belarus to the NATO
Language Belorusian (Belorusan) mother tongueEnglishRussian (Russky)French (Français)Swahili
Working Language EFR