Our Representative

Edouard Beigbeder is the UNICEF Representative in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

UNICEF Banglasdesh Shafiqul Alam Kiron

Edouard Beigbeder is the UNICEF Representative in the Democratic Republic of the Congo where he is responsible for the leadership and management of the country programme.

For more than 20 years, Edouard Beigbeder has worked to improve the rights of children and women across the world. Prior to his appointment as UNICEF Representative in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Edouard Beigbeder served as UNICEF Representative in Bangladesh (2014-2019) and Haiti (2012-2014). From 2009 to 2012, he worked to manage the 13 field offices of UNICEF India. Previously, he assisted the implementation of the organization’s emergency response in Indonesia, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Somalia and UNICEF’s Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa.

Edouard Beigbeder is a French national and has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and a master’s degree in Organization and Management of Production.