Mrs. Neneh MacDouall-Gaye
Minister of Foreign Affairs


CURRICULUM VITAE

NAME: Mrs. Neneh MacDouall-Gaye

DATE OF BIRTH: 8th April 1957

PLACE OF BIRTH:

Banjul
The Gambia,
West Africa

NATIONALITY: Gambian

MARITAL STATUS: Married

RELIGION: Muslim

OFFICIAL ADDRESS:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
4 Marina Parade
Banjul
Tel No.:  (+220) 422 3578
             +220) 422 3577
Fax:      (+220) 422 7917


EMPLOYMENT/WORK EXPERIENCE:

Present

Minister of Foreign Affairs

 

11th March 2009

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of The Gambia to United States of America

 

2006 Secretary of State, Communications and Information Technology

2005

Secretary of State, Department of State for Trade, Industry and Employment

2002

Deputy Director General, Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS)

2001

Manager TV Programmes, Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS)

1996

Principal Producer, Documentary, Drama and Youth Department, Gambia Radio and Television Services, (GRTS)

1993

Producer and Head of Media Unit, Worldview International Foundation

1979 Presenter/Producer Radio Gambia

 

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

1997

Project Organization and Self Management for TV Producers, Deutche Well-Berlin , Germany

1996 Television Production, Radio Netherlands Training Centre, RNTC, Netherlands

1995 Interactive and participatory Programme Production, Worldview International Foundation, Dhaka, Bangladesh

1995 Television Production, National Film and Television Institute, Accra, Ghana

1993 Production and Development Issues, Worldview International Foundation, Banjul , The Gambia

1980 Diploma, Mass Communication, Radio and Television Training Institute, Maspero-Cairo, Egypt

1974 GCE O' Levels, St Joseph's High School

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Conferred Member of the Republic of the Gambia (MRG)

  • Chairperson Board of Directors of a Daily Newspaper, The Observer

  • Board Member, Jammeh Foundation for Peace

  • Adviser, MPAC (movement for positive action and change), a student body

  • Recognition for a documentary production on hepatitis B and liver cancer

  • Produced and directed documentary series featuring major achievements in the socio-economic development of The Gambia.

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