The ambassador

Frans Makken

Curriculum Vitae drs. F.A. Makken

Name:   Makken, drs. Franciscus Albrecht
Born: in Delfzijl on 23 september 1953
Married to: Lina Stam

Civil servant for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with salary scale 17 BBRA 1984. Started to work for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1994. 

Education:     

1974   University of Applied Sciences Groningen: Economic/ commercial education

1979   University Groningen: International Economic Relations

Career at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

1994   -   2000       Inspector; Inspection Development Cooperation and Policy Evaluation

2000   -   2001       Coordinator Advisory Group Sectoral Approach

2001   -   2005       Replacement Chef de Poste in Hanoi

2005   -   2008       Dutch Representative at the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah; Permanent Representative UNRWA

2008   -   2012       Ambassador in Kigali (with accreditation in Burundi)

2012   -   2015       Inspector; Inspection, Reporting, Supporting

2015    -  2019       Ambassador in Nairobi (with accreditation in Somalia and the Seychelles); Permanent Representative UN Office in Nairobi (UNEP & UN Habitat)