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ISMAT A. STEINER

Background

  • STEINER, ISMAT A. was born on April 29, 1941 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

  • Education

    • University of Dar es Salaam, 1961-1965, Bachelor of Laws. Columbia University, 1971-1973, Master of Laws. Spoken languages: English, Swahili, Arabic.

    Career

    • Principal Officer, Office(s) for Ocean Affairs & the Law of the Sea, United Nations since 1983. Regional Director, United Nations Transition Assistance Group, Field Operations Division, Namibia, 1989-1990. Senior Law of the Sea Officer, Office for Ocean Affairs & the Law of the Sea, United Nations, New York, 1980-1983.

      Law of the Sea Officer, New York, 7480. Pol Affairs Officer, Department of Political and Security Council Affairs, New York, 1971-1974. Foreign Affairs Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tanzania, 1968-1971.

      Resident Magistrate, Ministry of Justice, Tanzania, 1966-1968.

    Membership

    Member: Commission on Marine Geography of the International Geographical Union.

    Personality

    Interests

    Environmental law; football, soccer, tennis, jogging, chess.

    Connections

    • Spouse Maskin, National of United Republic of Tanzania.
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    Born April 29, 1941