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Who is Christiane Hohmann, the new EU ambassador in Albania

Who is Christiane Hohmann, the new EU ambassador in Albania

Christiane Constanze Hohmann was born on September 10, 1964 in Potsdam.

Christiane completed her English and French studies in Berlin and also studied English literature.

Who is Christiane Hohmann, the new EU ambassador in Albania

In 1994-1997 he worked at the US Embassy. She then worked at the Federal Foreign Office between 1997 and 2000 and as Permanent Representative of the Ambassador to Cameroon from 2000 to 2003.

Who is Christiane Hohmann, the new EU ambassador in Albania

Hohmann worked at the European Commission in Brussels from 2005 to 2010. Then again at the US Embassy between 2010 and 2013 and, upon her return, headed a department at the Federal Foreign Office from 2013 to 2016.

Who is Christiane Hohmann, the new EU ambassador in Albania

In 2016, Christiane Hohmann replaced Christian Hellbach as Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bosnia and Herzegovina. In July 2019 she was transferred to the German Embassy in Tallinn/Estonia.

Who is Christiane Hohmann, the new EU ambassador in Albania

After the end of Luigi Soreca's mandate, Hohmann will be the EU ambassador in Tirana.

Today, she submitted her credentials to President Bajram Begaj.

"Aware of the challenges and difficulties that the EU itself and its Member States are going through after the Russian aggression in Ukraine, I express the belief that the European Union's attention to the Western Balkan region will be even greater, considering the process of expansion as the best geopolitical instrument for addressing threats to the peace and security of the region and the continent as a whole," said the president.