Chairperson

Chairperson of the Executive Board
Last update: April 21, 2022
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Chairperson of the Executive Board 

H.E. Ms Tamara Rastovac Siamashvili is the Chairperson of the Executive Board 

Education:

  • 1992 – 1997 Law Faculty, University of Belgrade – Degree in International Law
  • 1999 Diplomatic Academy, MFA, Belgrade

Professional Career: 

  • Since November 2021 elected as Chairperson of the Executive Board of UNESCO
  • Since March 2019 Ambassador, Permanent Delegate to the Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Serbia to UNESCO
  • June 2017 – March 2019 Deputy Assistant Minister for Bilateral Relations
  • March 2016 – June 2017 Head of the Department for OSCE and Council of Europe, MFA
  • September 2014 – December 2015 Deputy Head of the Task Force OSCE Chairmanship of Serbia, MFA
  • September 2013 – September 2014 Head of the Department for OSCE and Council of Europe, MFA
  • 2012-2013 Counsellor/First Counsellor in the office of the Assistant Minister for Bilateral Relations, MFA
  • 2009-2012 Counsellor in the Mission of the Republic of Serbia to the European Union, Brussels
  • 2007-2009 First Secretary/Counsellor in the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Serbia to the Council of Europe, Strasbourg
  • 2006-2007 First Secretary in the Directorate General for Multilateral Affairs, Acting Head of the Department for cooperation with UNMIK, MFA
  • 2001-2005 Third Secretary in the Permanent Mission of the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro the United Nations, New York
  • February – April 2001 Office of the Legal Adviser of the Organisation for Prohibition of the Chemical Weapons, The Hague
  • 1999-2001 Attaché in the Directorate General for Multilateral Affairs, MFA
  • 1998 Trainee in MFA