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The Foreign Ministry of Madagascar

Eloi Alphonse Maxime Dovo

Minister of Foreign Affairs


Professional activity

  • from November 2018, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Madagascar in the Russian Federation
  • from June 2018, Minister of Foreign Affairs in the Christian Ntsay government
  • 2016-2018 Minister of Mines and Petroleum Industry of Madagascar
  • 2008-2009 Deputy Minister of Higher, Technical and Vocational Education of Madagascar
  • 2007-2008 Director of Higher Education Madagascar Ministry of Education and Research
  • 2007-2008 Board Member of the National Environmental Research Center and the National Center for Pharmaceutical Research of Madagascar
  • 2006-2008 Member of the National Commission for International Fellowships of Madagascar
  • 2006-2008 Director, Education and Research Department, University of Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • 2001-2002 Chief Commissioner for Education, Culture, Sports and Youth and Information Technologies of the Autonomous Province of Antsiranana, Madagascar
  • 2000-2003 Board Member of the National Center for Distance Learning Madagascar
  • 1999-2001 Director of Research and Planning, Ministry of Higher Education, Madagascar
  • 1999-2001 Board Member of the National Center for Oceanographic Research of Madagascar
  • 1996-2000 Board Member of the National Institute of Nuclear Science and Nuclear Technology of Madagascar
  • 1994-1998 Member of the Board of the National Bureau of the Environment of Madagascar
  • 1996-2000 Board Member of the National Construction and Public Works Laboratory of Madagascar
  • 1994-1997 Member of the National Industry Council of Madagascar
  • 1993-1998 President of the National Mining Committee of Madagascar
  • 1993-1997 Director General Ministry of Energy and Mines of Madagascar
  • 1992-present Associate Professor, Department of Mining, Higher Political School, University of Antananarivo. Madagascar
  • 1990-1991 Technical Director of the company MAGRAM (marble and granite of Madagascar
  • 1985-1989 Chief Specialist for Higher Education and Research of the Higher Education Office of the Ministry of Higher Education of Madagascar
  • 1983-1984 Chairman of the Students Association of the Moscow Mining Institute (USSR)

Foreign languages
 French, Russian, English

Personal information:
 63 years old, married, 2 children