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Hans-Joachim Vergau

Hans-Joachim Vergau, German law educator, former ambassador. Recipient German Order of Merit, Federal President Germany, 1985.

Background

  • Vergau, Hans-Joachim was born on January 3, 1935 in Liegnitz, Silesia, Germany.

  • Education

    • Certified in Law, Bonn University, 1958. Master of Arts, Fletcher School Law & Diplomacy, Boston, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Vienna University, 1970.

    Career

    • Ambassador German Fng. Service, Bonn, Boston, Budapest, Ouagadougou, 1964-1997. Ambassador, deputy head German United Nations Mission, New York City, 1987-1993.

      Chief inspector German Foreign Service, 1993-1995, ambassador Ankara, Turkey, 1995-2000. Assistant professor international law Free University Berlin and Potsdam University, since 2000. German member United Nations contact group of Western Five for Namibia, 1977-1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party

    Personality

    Interests

    History, hiking, theater.

    Connections

    • Married Gesa Christine Altenburg, 1966. Children: Jutta, Christine.
    • spouse: Gesa Christine Altenburg
    • children: Jutta Vergau
    • Christine Vergau
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    Born January 3, 1935
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    • 1958
      Bonn University
    • 1965
      Fletcher School Law & Diplomacy
    • 1970
      Vienna University
    • 1964 - 1997
      Ambassador, German Fng. Service
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1987 - 1993
      ambassador, German United Nations Mission
    • 1987 - 1993
      deputy head, German United Nations Mission
    • 1995
      chief inspector German Foreign Service
      Turkey
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