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Dr. Eliska Zigova - Ambassador-designate of the Czech Republic

 

Eliška Žigová

 

Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Marital Status:
Languages:
August 4, 196o
Gdansk, Poland
Married, two sons
English, Polish, Russian, Czech
Education:  
1980 - 1982 Slavic Studies, The University of Warsaw , Poland
1982 - 1986 Department of Philosophy and Arts, Slavic Studies, Charles
University, Prague
 
Professional career:  
1995 Central Europe Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in
Prague, Czechia
1995 - 20oo Third Secretary, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Warsaw,
Poland
1995 - 20oo Deputy Director, Central Europe Department, Ministry of
Foreign Affairs in Prague, Czechia
2000 - 2002 Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of the Czech Republic in
Cairo, Egypt
2002 - 2005 Head of Representative Office of the Czech Republic in
Ramallah, Palestinian Autonomous Territories
2oo5 - 2oo8 Consul General of the Czech Republic in New york, United
States
2oo8 - 2012 Director, Department of Nothern and Eastern Europe,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Prague, Czechia
2012 - 2014 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech
Republic to Kazachstan and Kyrgyzstan
2014 - 2018 Deputy Director, Asia and Pacific Department, Ministry of
Foreign Affairs in Prague, Czechia
2018 - 2022 Director, Asia and Pacific Department, Ministry of Foreign
Affairs in Prague, Czechia
from 10 June 2022 Ambassador-designate of the Czech Republic in India