Curriculam Vitae of the Ambassador


Name:  Abdoulkader Houssein Omar

Marital status:  Married

Position: Ambassador 


Scientific qualifications:


• Graduate of Modern French Literature, Division of Arab Civilization, University of Montpellier 3, France.


Professional skills:


15 February 2015 - June 2021: Senior Counsellor, Embassy of Djibouti in Kenya.

15 August 2007 - December 2015: Deputy Director of the Bilateral Relations Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

September 2004 - July 2007: Deputy Principal of Ambouli High School, Ministry of Education.

September 2002 - July 2004: Coordinator at the National Education Training Center for the staff of Ministry of Education.

September 1996 - July 2002: Teacher of French language, Ministry of Education.


Training courses


2015: Combating Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism, E.U,

2011: Strengthening Governance for Peacebuilding, Tokyo, Japan,

2011: Small States Development, Perth, Australia,

2010: The Hague Code of Conduct on Disarmament, Paris, France,

2010: Security Resources Management, National Defense University, USA,

2008: Diplomacy and International Relations, Beijing University, China,

1995: Andragogy, Adult Education, the Canadian Experience,

1995: Education and Psychology, National Education centre for Staff Training Center, Djibouti,




• Member of the Board of Directors of Djibouti Radio and Television,

• Representative of the African Office for Development and Cooperation,

• National Coordinator of the Pan-African Electronic Network Project,

• Member of the Africa Center for Strategic Studies, Defense University, USA,

• Secretary General of the Djibouti Tennis Federation,

• General Secretary of the People's Fund for Savings and Credit,

• Secretary-General of the Non-governmental Organization APEF,

• Member of the Editorial Board of the Nation Newspaper.




French, Arabic, English.