In a first, Pakistan today appointed Tehmina Janjua as the Foreign Secretary as Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry moved to ambassador to US role last month. Tehmina Janjua was previously working as the Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva for Pakistan and is critically acclaimed diplomat.
Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria informed the media that Tehmina Janjua has assumed the charge as the Foreign Secretary of Pakistan today.
Ms. Janjua has exceptional experience in multilateral diplomacy and is working in the foreign services since 1984. Tehmina Janjua has around 32 years of experience and holds a Master’s degrees from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad and Columbia University, New York.
She has rich experience of working in bilateral and multilateral domains both at Headquarters and Missions abroad. Ms. Janjua also served as Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Pakistan’s envoy to Italy.