Head of Mission and Ambassador of Solomon Islands to the Kingdom of Belgium and the European Union

HE Mr. Moses Kouni Mose took up his appointment in July 2014 as Solomon Islands Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium, the European Union as well as Solomon Islands Ambassador to France, Germany, Netherlands and High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.

Prior to his posting in Brussels, Mr. Mose was Solomon Islands Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations at Geneva, World Trade Organisation and other international organisations in Geneva. He took up his appointment in Geneva in December 2011.

From May 2010 to October 2011, Mr. Mose served as Solomon Islands High Commissioner to Fiji and Solomon Islands Representative to the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and Secretariat for the Pacific Community and other regional organisations based in Suva, Fiji.

Before his appointment as High Commissioner to Fiji, Mr. Mose was employed by the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat for five and a half years, from August 2004 to March 2010, as Trade Policy Adviser (EPA negotiations with EU) and Programme Manager for EU funded project at the Forum Secretariat respectively.

Before joining the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Mr. Mose also worked for the EU and UNDP programmes respectively in Solomon Islands, holding various senior positions from November 2001 to June 2004.

Mr. Mose also served in the Solomon Islands Public Service, in the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Employment, from 1986 to 2001, holding various senior positions, including as Director of Trade (1994- 1997) and Permanent Secretary (1998-2001).

His first overseas posting was as Commercial Attaché at the Solomon Islands Consulate General in Brisbane, Australia from August 1990 to December 1992.

Mr. Mose did his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Public Administration at the University of the South Pacific in Suva, Fiji (1982- 1985) and a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Management from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom in 2001/ 2002.




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