Director of Cabinet Ambassador Arben Cici



Ambassador Arben Cici was born in Korçë on May 5th, 1960.

From July 25th, 2017 / Director of Cabinet of the President of the Republic of Albania.

2016 – 2017 / Director of the Cabinet of the Speaker of the Assembly of Albania.

2015 – 2016 / Director of Protocol of the Albanian Assembly.

2014 – 2015 / Chief of the Office of Foreign Policies and European Union Security and Coordination at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania.

2010 – 2014 / Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Albania to the Kingdom of Denmark.

2007 – 2010 / Diplomatic Advisor to the President of the Republic of Albania.

2006 – 2007 / Director of State Protocol at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania.

2000 – 2006 / Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Albania to the Republic of Croatia and also non-resident Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

1996 – 2000 / Director of the State Protocol in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania.

1995 – 1996 / Directorate of Europe, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania.

1992 – 1995 / Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Albania to the Russian Federation and non-resident Ambassador to Byelorussia, Moldova, Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.

1992 – First Directorate, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania.

1988 – 1992 / Professor in the University of Tirana, Faculty of History-Philology, French Language Department.

1987 / He graduated at the Algiers University, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting in French-Arabic.

From 2015 He is “Associated professor Dr.” in Historical Sciences in the field of International Relations.

He is lecturer of International Relations and Diplomacy in different Universities.

He is the author of the “Ceremonial of the Republic of Albania” and author of many articles in the field of international relations of different scientific research and books.

He participated in many symposium and international scientific and diplomatic conferences

He is Member of Alumni Programs of GCMC (George C. Marshall Center)

He is Member of the Scientific Board of the Diplomatic Academy of the MFA of Kosova.

He is Member of EuroScience Organization.

Ambassador Cici was awarded with:

The high Order Duke Branimir with Ribbon Order by the President of the Republic of Croatia, Stjepan Mesiḉ.

The Medal of Gratitude by the President of the Republic of Albania, Alfred Moisiu.

Ambassador Cici is a good connoisseur of a few foreign languages.

He is married and has three boys.

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