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    UNIS/BIO/1331
    30 May 2022

    New Permanent Representative of the United Republic of Tanzania presents credentials

    (Based on information provided by the Protocol and Liaison Service)

    VIENNA, 30 May (UN Information Service) – The Permanent Representative of the United Republic of Tanzania to the United Nations (Vienna), Celestine Joseph Mushy, presented his credentials today to the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV), Ghada Waly.

    During his career, Mr. Mushy, who is also Ambassador to Austria, has served in various capacities, among them:

    Assistant Administrative Secretary, Mtwara Regional Secretariat (2018-2021); Ambassador and Director for Multilateral Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation (2012-2018); Acting Private Secretary to the Prime  Minister (2011-2012); Deputy Private Secretary to two Prime Ministers and Principal Foreign Service Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (2006-2010); Head of Economic and Financial Matters, Permanent Mission of Tanzania to the United Nations, New York  (2003-2006); Foreign Service Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (1999-2003).

    Mr. Mushy holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Commercial Diplomacy from the Centre for Foreign Relations, Dar es Salaam and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Dar es Salaam.

    Mr. Mushy is married and has two children.

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