Sadia Faizunnesa named as new Bangladesh ambassador to Brazil
Published: 02:06 PM, 2 August 2021
The Government has appointed the current Consul General of Bangladesh in New York, Sadia Faizunnesa, as the next Ambassador of Bangladesh to the Federative Republic of Brazil.
A press release has been issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday in this regard.
According to the release, Sadia Faizunnesa, a career diplomat, belongs to the 18th batch of Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Foreign Affairs cadre and joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1999.
In her distinguished diplomatic career, she served as Director-General for United Nations in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Deputy Permanent Representative at the Bangladesh Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York, and in different capacities at the Bangladesh Missions in Bangkok, Berlin, and for multiple Wings at the headquarters.
Sadia Faizunnesa obtained her Masters in Development Studies from BRAC University, Dhaka, and Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) degree under Dhaka University.