Ministry for Intergenerational Affairs, Family, Women and Integration of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia


Denis_HuberDenis Huber is the Executive Director of the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe in Lisbon, Portugal since December 2007. After starting his career in the French diplomatic service, first with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Paris and later in the French Permanent Representation to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, he joined the General Secretariat of the Council of Europe in 1993. In 1996, he started working in the Secretariat of the Committee of Ministers, where he spent the next ten years, acting as a special adviser to its successive chairmanships. In September 2006, he was appointed by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe as his Special Representative in Serbia. Besides his professional duties, Denis Huber has held numerous lectures on international relations and European integration at the Robert Schuman University and has also written or co-ordinated several publications on issues related to these fields.

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