Embassy of the Republic of Burundi Washington D.C.


Embassy of the Republic of Burundi Washington D.C.

Ambassador of the republic of burundi

H.E. Jean de Dieu NDIKUMANA, Ph.D.

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United States of America.


Ambassador of the republic of Burundi

H.E. Jean de Dieu NDIKUMANA, Ph.D.

Born 06/23/1972 at Bukeye (Muramvya) in Burundi



*From June 2021- : Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Republic of Burundi in the United States of America, 

*January 2021: Represent Burundian through EASF as civilian expert for parliamentary and Presidential election observation mission in Republic of Uganda;

*November 2016 to November 2018: Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Burundi;

*September - October 2016: Conducting the training of senior Burundian officials in setting up a results-based system for assessing institutional and individual performance;

*June-July 2015: International consultant of the African Union in the SOPSA project to assess the quality of services (in water, education and health) to the Burundian population;

*November 2014 to November 2015: Director of Quality Assurance at the Burundi National School of Administration;

*May 2014- March 2016: Executive member representing Burundi in the East African Quality Assurance Networks in high Education (EAQAN);


*February 2015: Consultancy to the European OSCAR’s project for the development and training of ANEs in transformation leadership;


*February 2013- June 2021: Professor at the Burundi National School of Administration (NSA) (Faculty of Political Science and International Relations)


*2010:  bachelor in  education  from University of Ottawa, Canada.

*2008: PhD in Social Science/ political sociology and International Relations from Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas - Angelicum in Vatican, Italy.



Excellence scholarship awarded for seven years by  Vatican Episcopal Council in Rome.



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