Shumona appointed Bangladeshi High Commissioner to Brunei

Azlan Othman

The Bangladesh Government has appointed Nahida Rahman Shumona, currently serving as Director-General of Regional Organizations Wing in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as the next High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Brunei Darussalam.

Nahida Shumona is a career foreign service officer, belonging to the 17th batch of Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Foreign Affairs cadre, reported UNB.

In her diplomatic career, Shumona served in various capacities at Bangladesh Missions in Brasilia, Ottawa, Kolkata, and Canberra, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh said on Monday.

She obtained her Master’s Degree in Diplomacy and International Trade from Monash University, Australia. She also had masters and honours degree in English Literature from Dhaka University.

She is also a recipient of a fellowship in Trans-boundary Water Law from Geneva University.

High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Brunei Darussalam (Designate) Nahida Rahman Shumona. PHOTO: HIGH COMMISSION OF BANGLADESH IN BRUNEI DARUSSALAM