Sergei Martynov
TitleMr.
Nationality Belarus
Committee Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Date First Elected 02/01/2000
Date Term Expires 12/31/2008
Position on Committee Committee member
Professional Background 1975-1980: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Belarusian Soviet Socialist Republic (BSSR), Department of International Organizations (International Labour Organization, European Economic Commission);
1980-1988: Assistant to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of BSSR;
1988-1991: Deputy Head, Department of International Organizations, Ministry for Foreign Affairs (responsible for political, social and economic issues);
1991-1992: Deputy Permanent Representative of BSSR to the United Nations, New York (responsible for political, social and economic issues);
1992-1993: Chargé d’affaires of the Republic of Belarus to the United States of America;
1993-1997: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the United States of America;
1997-2000: First Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus (political, social and economic issues);

Professional experience
1991-1997: Vice-Chairman of the First Committee of the General Assembly, Chairman of Nuclear Disarmament Group of the United Nations Disarmament Commission (three times), Vice-Chairman and Rapporteur of the United Nations Disarmament Commission (several times);
1991: Vice-President of the Amendment Conference of the States Parties to the (1963) Treaty Banning Nuclear Tests in the Atmosphere in Outer Space and under Water;
1998: Chairman of the United Nations Disarmament Commission;
2000: President of the Conference on Disarmament, Geneva
Educational Background1970-1975: Moscow State Institute of International Relations
Current occupation 2001-present: Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Belarus to the Kingdom of Belgium; Permanent Representative, Mission of the Republic of Belarus to the European Communities; Permanent Representative, Mission of the Republic of Belarus to the NATO
LanguageBelorusian (Belorusan) mother tongue, English, Russian (Russky), French (Français), Swahili
Working LanguageE, F, R