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Permanent Representative Message

Photo above: H.E. Ambassador Issimail Chanfi presenting his letters of credence
to H. E. Mr. António
Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations (December 14 2020).


The Ambassador is appointed by the President of the Union and presents his credentials to the countries of representation, in accordance with the practice defined in the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations.

The Comoros chaired the Africa Group at the United Nations in February 2013

We hope that you will find useful information on this official site of the Permanent Mission of the Union of the Comoros to the United Nations in New York. This diplomatic mission is also accredited to the United States, Canada and Cuba.  The embassy has a separate web site dealing with consular matters and bilateral diplomatic relations.

Current information is posted on the official web sites of the United Nations and of the receiving and accrediting States:

Ambassador, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Union of Comoros to United Nations
Counsellor, Third Committee Expert
First Secretary, Election officer, Fifth Committee Expert
Adviser, Sixth Committee Expert