Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Botswana
Tel.: (267) 3953-389
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Ambassador

H.E. Mr. Andrey Vadimovich Kemarskiy

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Botswana

Born on November 29, 1955. 

In 1979 graduated the Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO) of the USSR. Diplomatic service since 1979. 

Occupied various diplomatic positions at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR and the Russian Federation in Moscow and abroad:

1979 - 1984 – Embassy of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Angola;

1987 - 1992 – Embassy of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Mozambique;

1995 - 1999 –Minister Counsellor of the Embassy of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Mozambique;

1999 - 2001 – Section Head of the Africa Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation;

2001 - 2002 – Deputy Director of the Africa Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation;

2002 – 2007 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Angola and non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to São Tome;

2008 - 2009 – Deputy Director of the Africa Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation;

2010 - 2017 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Mozambique and non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Kingdom of Swaziland;

2017 - 2020 – Director of the Africa Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation;

Diplomatic rank: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary with diverse government awards;

Speaks English, Portuguese;

Married, has a daughter.