Mr. Hideo Ikebe
Head of UNAMA Liaison Office in Tehran
Academic background: Bachelor of Arts in Conflict Resolution from University of Bradford (UK). Master of Arts in International Peace and Security from King’s College, University of London (UK).
30 Jan 2018 – present: Head of United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) Tehran Liaison Office.
Jun 2016 – Jan 2018: Special Assistant to the Special Representative of the Secretary General for Afghanistan, UNAMA.
Oct 2014 – Jun 2016: Special Assistant to the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General for Afghanistan for Political, UNAMA.
Oct 2011 – Sep 2014: Political Affairs Officer, UNAMA.
Mar 2011 – Oct 2011: Political Affairs Officer, UNAMID.
Oct 2010 – Feb 2011: Political/Electoral Affairs Officer, The Secretary-General’s Panel on the Referenda in the Sudan.
Sep 2008 – Oct 2010: Political Affairs Officer, UNAMID.
May 2007 – Sep 2008: Political Affairs Officer, The United Nations – African Union Joint Mediation Support Team on Darfur.
Mar 2006 – May 2007: Civil Affairs Officer, UNMIS
May 2005 – Mar 2006: Programme Adviser for Peacekeeping Operations, The Cabinet Office, The Government of Japan
Mar 2003 – May 2005: Special Assistant to the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General for East Timor, UNMISET.
Apr 1998 – Apr 2001: Part-time Lecturer, Leeds Metropolitan University (UK).Apr 1985 – Jun 1997: worked in private sector in Japan.