The Ambassador's CV

HE Ms Hege Hertzberg

Born :                   Oslo, Norway,  1959-09-18

Education :          Bachelor in Nutrition and Social Anthropology, University of Oslo

Civil status :        Married, three children

 

2010 - 2013        Director, Development Policy – Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2006 - 2010         Deputy Director General – Development Policy Analysis Unit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2005 – 2006        Deputy Director General – Section for Development Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2004 - 2005         Assistant Director General – Section for Eastern and Central Africa, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2002 - 2004         Advisor  - Analysis Unit, The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad)

1999 - 2002         First Secretary – The Norwegian Embassy in Harare, Zimbabwe

1997 - 1999         Health Advisor -  Norad

1994 - 1997         First Secretary – The Norwegian Embassy in Gaborone, Botswana

1992 - 1994         Executive Officer – Health Department,Norad     

1984 – 1992        Various NGO-positions: Norwegian Council of Women, the Development Fund, Leader of Norwegian                               Young Liberals and Norwegian Council for Southern Africa

1982 – 1984        Nutrition Coordinator (Norwegian Volunteer Service) - Solwezi, Zambia     

ACCREDITATIONS

Ms Hertzberg has presented her letters of credence to:

  • The President of The Republic of Ghana, HE John Dramani Mahama, on 21st of May 2013
  • The President of The Republic of Liberia, HE Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, on 17th December 2013
  • The President of the Republic of Mali HE Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, on 5th May 2014
  • The President of the Republic of The Gambia, HE Jahya Jammeh, on 15th July 2014
  • The Interim President of the Republic of Burkina Faso HE Michel Kafando, on 24th May 2015
  • The President of the Republic of Sierra Leone HE Ernest Bai Koroma, on 13th September 2015 
  • The President of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, HE Allasane Dramane Ouattara, on the 21st of July 2016