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									                        Personnel of the Polish Foreign Service

                                      I. Ministry of Foreign Affairs
                                             (as of 1 December 2002)

                                                       Minister
     Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz. Born 1950 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of
Warsaw. Doctor of Law. Grant holder of Fulbright Foundation (1980–1981) and Columbia University in New York.
Deputy to Sejm from 1989, Chairman of Democratic Left parliamentary caucus (1990–1993), Deputy Speaker of Sejm
(1995–1996) and chair of National Assembly Constitutional Commission, Member of Select Commission for Local
Government in 1990. Deputy to Podlaskie Voivodship Assembly (1998–2001). Member of the Parliamentary Assembly
of the Council of Europe (1992–1996). Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice (1993–1995), Prime Minister
(1996–1997), from 19 October 2001 Minister of Foreign Affairs.

                           Secretary of State (First Deputy of the Minister)
                         and Secretary of Committee for European Integration
     Danuta Hübner. Born 1948 in Nisko. Graduate, Central School of Planning and Statistics (SGPiS, now Warsaw
School of Economics, SGH), Fulbright Foundation scholar, University of California at Berkeley (1988–1990) and Centre
for European Studies, University of Sussex (1994), professor of economic sciences (1992), Professor of economics at
SGPiS and SGH. Editor of monthly Gospodarka Narodowa and deputy editor of bimonthly Ekonomista. From 1993
adviser to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance. Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of Industry and Trade
(1994–1996), organiser of Committee for European Integration (1996) and Secretary of Committee with rank of
Secretary of State. Head of Presidential Chancellery (1997–1998). Deputy Executive Secretary of the UN Economic
Commission for Europe in Geneva (1998), from July 2000 Executive Secretary with rank of UN Assistant
Secretary-General. From November 2001 responsible for Polish government’s European integration policy.

                              Under Secretaries of State (Deputy Ministers)
    Sławomir Dąbrowa. Born 1938 in Sulejów. Graduate, Main School of Foreign Service. Doctor of Laws. Joined
Foreign Ministry in 1960. Second and First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Poland at UN in Geneva (1966 –1970).
Principal, International Law Section, Legal and Treaty Department (1970–1973), Deputy Director, Department of
Studies and Programming (1973–1975 and 1977–1979). Ambassador and chairman of Polish delegation at
disarmament negotiations in Vienna (1975–1977) and at CSCE (1987). Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary, Polish
Embassy, Paris (1979–1981), ambassador in Stockholm (1987–1990), Deputy Director, Department of Planning and
Analyses (1990–1992) and of European Institutions (1992–1993), Deputy Head of CSCE Mission in Moldova
(1993–1995) and OSCE Mission in Ukraine (1994–1995); Deputy Director, Department of European Institutions
(1995–1996), Ambassador to Belgrade (1995–2001).
    Adam Daniel Rotfeld. Born 1938 in Przemyślany. Graduate, Diplomatic-Consular Department, Main School of
Foreign Service, and School of Journalism, Warsaw University, Doctor of Law, Professor of Humanities, research fellow,
Polish Institute of International Affairs (1961–1989), specialising in European security. Director, Stockholm International
Peace Research Institute (1991–2001); head of “Cooperative Security in Europe” project (1989–2001). Personal
Representative of CSCE Chairman for a Political Solution of the Conflict in Transdniestria (Moldova) (1992–1993).
Author of over 20 monographs and collaborations and close on 300 studies published in Europe, Asia and North
America. Member of President’s National Security Council and numerous academic boards and learned societies.
    Jan Truszczyński. Born 1949 in Warsaw. Graduate, Foreign Trade Department, Central School of Planning and
Statistics, and post-graduate German and international law studies. Joined MFA in 1972. Second Secretary, Polish
Embassy, The Hague (1978–1982), Counsellor, Polish Embassy, Brussels (1988–1989), Counsellor-Minister
Plenipotentiary, Permanent Mission to European Communities, Brussels (1989–1993), Ambassador to the European
Union in Brussels (1996–2001). Under Secretary of State, Chancellery of President of Poland (2001), responsible for
European integration matters.
       Bogusław W. Zaleski. Born 1948 in Radom. Graduate, M.A. in political science (1972) Warsaw University; PhD in
political science (1977) Warsaw University, specialisation in international relations. Since 1972 at the Warsaw University
as a university teacher, since 1977 at the Institute of International Relations (adjunct professor). 1978 – visiting research
fellow – J. Nehru University, School of International Studies; New Delhi, India. 1980-1981 – visiting professor, Nebraska
University – Lincoln; Lincoln-Nebraska, USA (Faculty of Political Science). 1982, 1985 – fellow – Salzburg Seminar.
1986 – visiting fellow – Nuffield College – Oxford University; Oxford, Great Britain. 1981-1983 – Deputy Dean;
Department of Journalism and Political Science, Warsaw University. 1990-1995 – Vicedirector – Institute of International
Relations, Warsaw University. Since 1995 – at the government`s central administration – Advisor to Minister; Director of
the Department of International Relations; Director General – Chief of the Prime Minister`s Office at the Chancellery of
the Prime Minister. Since 1998 – Director of the Department of European Integration and Comparative Studies at the
Energy Regulatory Authority. Since may 2002 – Director Substituting Director General of the Energy Regulatory
Authority.
    Andrzej Załucki. Born 1941 in Kołomyja. Graduate, Languages and History Department, College of Education,
Cracow. Polish Students Union official (1965–1973) and Vice President, International Union of Students (1973–1978).
Inspector, Foreign Affairs Department, Central Committee, Polish United Workers Party (1978–1984). Counsellor,
Polish Embassy, Mexico City (1984–1988). Deputy Director, Office of the Prime Minister, (1995–1996), Under Secretary
of State, Ministry of National Defence (1996). Polish Ambassador, Moscow (1996–2001).

                                     Director-General of Foreign Service
     Zbigniew Matuszewski (acting). Born 1946 in Chełmno. Graduate, Faculty of Law, University of Warsaw. Joined
MFA in 1980. Counsellor, Polish Embassy, London (1986–1991). Deputy Director and subsequently Director, Cabinet of
Foreign Minister (1991–1993). Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary and subsequently Minister Plenipotentiary,
Permanent Mission of Poland to the United Nations in New York (1993–2000). Deputy Director, International Affairs
Office, Chancellery of President of the Republic of Poland (2000–2001).

                                             Head of Political Cabinet
     Bogdan Góralczyk. Born 1954 in Siedlce. Graduate, Faculty of Political Science and Journalism, and Institute of
Oriental Philology, Faculty of Modern Philology, University of Warsaw. Associated to Polish Institute of International
Affairs (1984–1991), holder of Fulbright Foundation grant, University of California, San Diego (1989–1990). First
Secretary, subsequently Chancellor and Head of the Mission of the Embassy of Poland in Budapest (1991 –1998).
Research fellow, Europe Centre, University of Warsaw. Author of numerous publications in the field of international
relations.

                                            Secretariat of the Minister
     Director (acting): Jacek Bylica. Born 1963 in Warsaw. Graduate, East Department, Moscow State School of
International Relations, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Boston, and Postgraduate School of Foreign Service,
Polish Institute of International Affairs. Joined MFA in 1988. Principal, the Far East Section, Department of Africa, Asia,
Australia and Pacific and Arms Control and Disarmament Section, Department of Security Policy. Third, Second and
First Secretary, Polish Embassy in Beijing (1996–1998). Deputy Director and Director, Department of Asia, Australia
and Latin America (1999–2002).
    Deputy Directors (acting): Piotr Adamiuk, Ryszard Król

                                         Office of the Director-General
     Director in charge (acting): Michał Szlęzak. Born 1949 in Starachowice. Graduate, Central School of Planning
and Statistics. Joined MFA in 1971. Member of Polish delegation, International Control and Supervision Commission in
Vietnam (1973–1974). Attaché, Polish Embassy in Jakarta (1975–1979), Second and First Secretary, Polish Embassy,
Ottawa (1982–1987). Ministerial Counsellor–Principal, Department of Administration and Finance (1988–1990), Deputy
Director, Department of Administration and Finance and Chief Budget Accountant (1990–1991). Chief Financial Officer
and Board member, AIG Poland (1991–1995), Chief Financial Officer, TU PBK S.A. (1995–1996). Director of the Budget
and Finance Bureau (1996–1998). Board member, TU PBK S.A. (1998–1999). Ministerial Counsellor and Senior
Ministerial Counsellor, Department of Economic Analyses, MFA (2000–2001). From 1998 member of Advisory Organ
for Administration and Finance, OPCW, The Hague.
    Deputy Directors (acting): Przemysław Czyż, Jakub Skiba
                                                    Departments*

                            1. Department of Strategy and Foreign Policy Planning
     Director (acting) Piotr Świtalski. Born 1957 in Kutno. Student at University of Warsaw (Faculty of Journalism and
Political Sciences). Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (1982). Doctor of History. Joined MFA in
1986. Desk officer, Head of Section in the Department of Studies and Programming (1986–1990). Deputy Permanent
Representative of Poland to the OSCE in Vienna (1990–1993), Head of Department in the OSCE Secretariat in Vienna
(1993–1996). Head of Task Force for Poland’s membership in the UN Security Council (1996–1997). Deputy Director at
the Department for Security Policy (1998–1999). Deputy Permanent Representative of Poland to UNEP and UN-Habitat
in Nairobi (1999–2002).
    Deputy Director (acting): Jarosław Bratkiewicz

                     2. Department of the European Union and Accession Negotiations
    Director (acting): Paweł Świeboda. Born 1972 in Rzeszów. Graduate, London School of Economics and Political
Sciences, London University. Director of the Office for European Integration, President’s Chancellery (2000–2001),
Director of the Department of the European Union (2001).
    Deputy Directors (acting): Michał Czyż, Agnieszka Drop, Zbigniew Krużyński

                                          3. Department of Security Policy
    Director (acting): Adam Kobieracki. Born 1957 in Warsaw. Student at University of Warsaw (Faculty of
Journalism and Political Sciences). Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (1982). Joined MFA in
1982. Officer in the Department of Studies and Programming (1983–1990), Department of European Institutions
(1990–1991). First Secretary, Counsellor and Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary in the Permanent Representation of
Poland at UNO and OSCE Mission in Vienna (1991–1997), as of 9 June 1997, also Ambassador–Head of Mission to
OSCE, Vienna. Director, Department of European Security (2000–2001), and then Department of Security Policy.
    Deputy Directors (acting): Mariusz Handzlik, Joanna Stempińska, Marek Szczygieł

                                           4. Legal and Treaty Department
     Director (acting): Jan Michałowski. Born 1946 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Law and Administration,
University of Warsaw, Academy of International Law in The Hague. Doctor of Humanities. Lawyer employed in the
Import-Export Company Film Polski (1969–1980). Special Assistant of the Deputy of UN Secretary General
(1980–1982). Joined MFA in 1983. Adviser to the Minister in Law and Treaty Department (1983–1986), First Secretary
in the Embassy of Poland in Athens (1986–1990). Head of the Section, Counsellor of the Minister in Law and Treaty
Department (1995–1999). Consul General-Minister Plenipotentiary in Consulate General in Paris (1999–2000). Deputy
Director of the Treaty Department and subsequently Director (2000–2001).
    Deputy Directors (acting): Piotr Kaszuba, Tomasz Wasilewski

                               5. Department of the UN System and Global Affairs
    Director (acting): Zbigniew Szymański. Born 1946 in Bydgoszcz. Graduate, Central School of Planning and
Statistics. Joined MFA in 1969, officer of the diplomatic service, represented Poland during several international
conferences within UN system. Deputy Director of the Department of United Nations System (1994–1996), Director of
the Department of Economic Relations (1996–1997), UN System (1997–1998) and UN Political Affairs (1998–2000).
Senior Counsellor in the Department of Strategy and Policy Planning (2000–2001).

                                    6. Department of Foreign Economic Policy
     Director (acting): Marcin Rybicki. Born 1946 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of
Warsaw (1970). Doctor of Economy (1982). Head of the Section in the Planning Committee at the Council of Ministries
(1969–1982). Associated to Institute of Economic Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences (1982–1986). Director of the
Social and Economic Bureau in the Sejm Chancellery (1986–1989). Under Secretary of State in the Central Planning
Office (1989–1996). Joined MFA in 1997. Adviser to the Minister in the Department of European Integration.

*
 A new Foreign Ministry organisational structure took effect on 1 November 2001 under a government ordinance of 31 October 2001
on the status of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, (Dziennik Ustaw, no. 126, title 1387).
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary–Permanent Representative of Republic of Poland at the Council of
Europe (1997–2001).
    Deputy Director (acting): Paweł Kulka Kulpiowski

                                              7. Department of Europe
    Director (acting): Marek Jędrys. Born 1946 in Łódź. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations.
Joined MFA in 1969. Officer in the diplomatic service in Stockholm and Bonn. Deputy Director, Department IV (German
language Section) in 1985–1988. Deputy Director and subsequently Director of Europe I Department (1992–1995).
Ambassador of Poland to Bern (1995–2001), Director, Department of European Policy (2001).
    Deputy Directors (acting): Marek Jeziorski, Zdzisław Raczyński, Ryszard Wojtal

                                         8. Department of the Americas
     Director (acting): Piotr Ogrodziński. Born 1951 in Paris. Graduate, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of
Warsaw. Doctor of Political Philosophy, associated to Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN). Reader in the Institute of
Philosophy and Sociology PAN, later in the Institute of Political Studies (1992–2001). Joined MFA in 1993. Deputy
Director of the Department of Strategic Studies-PISM (1993–1997). Counsellor, subsequently Deputy Chief of Mission
in the Embassy of Poland in Washington (1997–2001). Director of the Department of North America (2001).
    Deputy Director (acting): Wojciech Tomaszewski

                                           9. Asia-Pacific Department
    Director (acting): Jan Piekarski. Born 1941 in Radom. Graduate, Faculty of Law, University of Warsaw and
School of International Relations, Polish Institute of International Affairs. Staffer, National Council, Polish Students
Union (1963–1966); Control and Supervision Commission in Laos (1966–1967); Polonia Association (1968–1969) and
Central Council of Trade Unions (1970–1973). Joined MFA in 1974. First Secretary, Polish Embassy in Iran
(1976–1981), Ambassador in Pakistan (1984–1989). Deputy Director, Department of Africa, Asia, Australia and
Oceania (1990–1991). Minister Plenipotentiary–Head of US Interests Section, Polish Embassy, Baghdad (1991–1994).
Director, Diplomatic Protocol (1994–1997, with rank of Director-General since 1996). Polish Ambassador to Brussels
(1997–2001) with accreditation to Luxembourg. Ambassador ad personam.
    Deputy Director (acting): Jerzy Więcław

                                10. Department of Africa and the Middle East
    Director (acting): Jan Natkański.
    Born 1941 in Honoratów. Graduate, Łódź University (Faculty of Philology, Chair of the Polish Language and Slavic
History). Teacher, studied Arabic language and culture at Baghdad University (1965–1969). Graduate, Institute of
Oriental Studies, University of Warsaw. Diplomatic and consular service in the Embassy of Poland in Baghdad
(1969–1971), First Secretary of the Embassy of Poland in Cairo (1978–1982), Counsellor of the Polish Embassy in
Tripoli (1985–1990). Adviser to the Minister in the Department of Asia, Africa, Australia and Pacific, from 1991 Head of
the Middle East and North Africa Section in MFA. Ambassador of Poland in Kuwait (1994–2000), accredited also to
Bahrain and Oman. Senior Counsellor in the Department of Africa and Middle East (2000–2001). Civil Service Official
from 2001.
    Deputy Director (acting): Eugeniusz Sawicki

                                              11. Diplomatic Protocol
    Director: Janusz Niesyto. Born 1949 in Siemianowice Śląskie. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International
Relations and Central School of Planning and Statistics. Attaché, subsequently Second Secretary in the Embassy of
Poland in Brussels (1975–1980). Head of Benelux Section, Department of Europe, MFA (1980–1983). Counsellor in the
Embassy of Poland in Moscow (1983–1987). Deputy Chief, subsequently Chief of the Foreign Minister’s Cabinet
(1988–1992). Minister Counsellor, subsequently Minister Plenipotentiary in the Embassy of Poland in Brussels
(1992–1997). Chief of the Foreign Minister’s Cabinet, subsequently of the Secretariat of the Foreign Minister
(1997–1998). Director of Diplomatic Protocol since 1998. Ambassador ad personam.
    Deputy Directors: Grzegorz Chmielewski, Bogumiła Więcław
                                            12. Department of Promotion
    Director (acting): Agnieszka Wielowieyska. Born 1964 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of
Warsaw. Joined MFA in 1991. Grant holder of the Hoover Institute, studied Economics, International Relations and
Diplomacy at Stanford University, USA. Deputy Director of the Department Europe-West (1995–1997),
Director-Coordinator, Department of European Integration (2000–2001).
    Deputy Director (acting): Elżbieta Jogałła

                                    13. Department of Information Systems
    Director (acting): Bogusław Majewski (also Minister of Foreign Affairs’ Spokesman). Born 1961 in Warsaw.
Graduate, Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov University in Moscow. Journalist, employee of Bureau for International
Relations, Polish Television (1986–1989), freelance reporter for Evening TVP News. Joined MFA in 1989. Press
Secretary of the Embassy of Poland in Washington D.C. (1989–1994). Section Chief in the Department of Promotion
and Information (1994–1995), Spokesman for the Minister of Foreign Affairs (1996), Deputy Director of the Minister’s
Cabinet (1997). Counsellor in the Embassy of Poland in Washington, Alternate Observer of Poland to the Organisation
of American States (1997–2001).
    Deputy Director (acting): Anna Jarucka

                 14. Department for Consular Matters and Polish Communities Abroad
    Director (acting): Janusz Skolimowski. Born 1947 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Law, Warsaw University
(1969) and Diplomatic Academy, Moscow (1980). On the staff of Central Committee, Polish United Workers Party
(1973–1977). First Secretary, Polish Embassy, Moscow (1977–1978), Counsellor, Polish Embassy, Tripoli (1981–1985).
Deputy Director, Consular Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (1986–1988). Consul-General, London (1988–1991).
Director, Department of IT and Communications (1991–1997). Polish Ambassador to Ireland; author of a book on
Polish-Irish relations.
    Deputy Directors (acting): Maciej Krych, Wiesław Osuchowski, Witold Rybczyński

                                                     15. Archives
   Director: Marek Sędek. Born 1939 in Kielce. Graduate, Faculty of History, Faculty of Law, University of Warsaw.
Long-time archivist in Central Archives of Historical Record (CAHR), Deputy Director of CAHR (1989–1990). Director of
MFA Archives since 1990.
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                                         Personnel and Training Bureau
    Director (acting): Janusz Rydzkowski
    Deputy Directors: Mieczysław Karczmarczyk, Piotr Malinowski (acting)

                                            Budget and Finance Bureau
    Director (acting): Zdzisław Fabjański

                                                 Administration Bureau
    Director (acting): Tadeusz Oliwiński
    Deputy Director (acting): Ryszard Sawarzyński

                                         IT and Communications Bureau
    Director: Stefan Caliński
    Deputy Directors: Józef Czyż (acting), Dariusz Toruń, Krzysztof Wasiek

                                         Bureau for Diplomatic Security
    Director (acting): Andrzej Sobczak

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                                        Support and Maintenance Services
    Director: Antoni Sadowski
    Deputy Director: Marek Pietrzak

                             II. The Diplomatic and Consular Posts
                          of the Republic of Poland in Foreign States
                                and to International Organisations

                                                       1. States

                                                         Albania

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tirana
    Rruga e Durresit 123, Tirana
    Phone: (355 42) 34 190
    Fax: (355 42) 33 364
    E-mail: polemb@albaniaonline.net
    Ambassador: Artur Tomaszewski (since 2 October 2002)
    Born 1949 in Pruszków. Graduate in 1973, with Master Degree, Warsaw Academy of Physical Education (Tourist
Faculty) as well as Postgraduate Study of International Economic Relations at the Central School of Planning and
Statistics and Postgraduate Study of Foreign Service at the Polish Institute of International Affairs. Joined the diplomatic
service in 1979, serving since at all diplomatic ranks since. Attaché of the Embassy of Poland in Jakarta (1979–1982).
Third Secretary and later Second Secretary at the Embassy of Poland in Ankara (1987–1992). First Secretary and later
Counsellor of the Embassy of Poland, as well as Chargé d’Affaires a.i. in Tirana (1994–2000). For the past 16 years
engaged in the Balkan’s problems. In the years 2000–2002 Minister’s Counsellor at the European Department of the
Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Michał Bogdanowicz
                                                         Algeria

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Algiers
    37, Avenue Mustapha Ali Khodja, El-Biar, Algiers
    Phone: (213 2)192 34 74
    Fax: (213 2) 192 14 35
    E-mail: marekmal@wissal.dz
    Ambassador: Andrzej Michał Łupina (since 26 May 1998)
    Born 1946 in Lublin. Graduate of the Faculty of Economy, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin and
Diplomatic Academy in Vienna. Doctor of Economy. Senior Specialist in the Institute of Environment and the Institute of
Communal Management (1975–1990), consultant of the UN Environment Programme. Joined MFA in 1990.
Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Zaire (1990–1996). Adviser to the Minister in the Department of Economic
Relations (1998–1999).
    Head of Consular Section: Marek Mac
                                                         Angola
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Luanda
    Rua Comandante N’zaji 21/23, Alvalade, Luanda
    Phone: (244 2) 32 30 88
    Fax: (244 2) 32 30 86
    E-mail: embpol@netangola.com
    Official for Consular Matters: Attaché Sławomir Harasimczuk
                                                     Argentina
   Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Buenos Aires
   Calle Alejandro Maria de Aguado 2870, 1425 Buenos Aires
   Phone: (54 1) 480 296 81
   Fax: (54 1) 480 296 83
   E-mail: polemb@datamarkets.com.ar
   Ambassador: Sławomir Ratajski (since 1 July 2001)
    Born 1955 in Warsaw. Graduate, Academy of Art. Doctor (Habilitated) of Art, associated to Academy of Art
(1987–1997). Secretary of State in the Ministry of Culture and Art (1997–1999).
   Head of Consular Section: Marian Kozłowski
   Consulate of Poland in Mar del Plata
   Calle La Roja 2773, 7600 Mar del Plata
   Honorary Consul: Juan Estanislao Stachnik
   Consulate of Poland in Obera
   c. Gobernador Barreyro 1176, 3362 Obera, prov. Misiones
   Honorary Consul: Miguel Antonio Skowron
   Consulate of Poland in Rosario
   Bv. Oirono 275, 2000 Rosario
   Honorary Consul: Bartłomiej Stanisław Moszoro
                                                     Armenia

   Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Yerevan
   44a Anrapetutyan St., Yerevan
   Phone: (374 2) 54 24 93
   Fax: (374 2) 54 24 98
   E-mail: polemb@arminco.com
   Chargé d’Affaires a.i., Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary: Piotr Iwaszkiewicz
                                                     Australia

   Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Canberra
   7 Turrana Street. Yarralumla ACT 2600, Canberra
   Phone: (61 6) 627 312 08
   Fax: (61 6) 627 331 84
   E-mail: poland@clover.com.au, ambpol@clover.com.au
   Chargé d’Affaires: Marek Malarski
   Official for Consular Matters (only diplomatic and official visas): Attaché Mariusz Tomaszewski
   Consulate General of Poland in Sydney
   10 Trelawney St., Woollahra NSW, 2025 Sydney
   Consul General: Tadeusz Żyliński
   Consulate of Poland in Brisbane
   324 Queen St., Level 15, ANZ Centre, Brisbane, QLD, 400
   Honorary Consul: Brian Patric Kilmartin
   Consulate of Poland in Melbourne
   20 Collins St., Suite 3B, 12th Floor, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000
   Honorary Consul: George John Zbigniew Luk-Kozika
                                                      Austria
   Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Vienna
   Hietzinger Hauptstrasse 42c, 1130 Wien, P.O. Box 17
   Phone: (43 1) 870 15 834
   Fax: (43 1) 870 15 222
    E-mail: sekretariat@botschaftrp.at
    Website: www.botschaftrp.at
    Ambassador: Irena Lipowicz (since 17 February 2000)
     Born 1953 in Gliwice. Graduate, Faculty of Law and Administration, Silesian University in Katowice, Doctor
(Habilitated) of Law, associated to Silesian University (1976–1991). Deputy to Sejm during three terms (1991–2000),
Chairperson of the Sejm Local Government and Regional Policy Committee (1997–2000), Chairperson of the
Polish-Austrian Parliamentary Group. Chairperson of the Polish Parliamentary Delegation to OSCE and Vice-Chairman
of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly. Lecturer in the National School of Public Administration, since 1998 Head of the
Chair of European Law, Academy of Catholic Theology (later Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw).
    Head of the Consular Section: Zbigniew Zaręba
    Consulate of Poland in Graz
    Joanneumring 18/1, 8010 Graz
    Honorary Consul: Gerold Ortner
    Consulate of Poland in Innsbruck
    Technikerstrasse 1-3, 6020 Innsbruck
    Honorary Consul: Jürgen Siegfried Resl
    Consulate of Poland in Salzburg
    A-5020 Salzburg, Nonntaler Hauptstrasse 1
    Honorary Consul: Jrügen Hinterwirth
                                                     Azerbaijan

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Baku
    65, Teymour Aliyev St., 370069 Baku
    Phone: (994 12) 61 22 42
    Fax: (994 12) 41 09 57
    E-mail: embpol@azeurotel.com
    Ambassador: Marcin Nawrot (since 12 July 2001)
    Born 1953 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw. Deputy Director of the Department of
Promotion and Information at MFA (1991–1995), Counsellor at the Polish Permanent Mission to the UN in New York
(1995–1999), Senior Counsellor at the Department of Central and Eastern Europe (1999–2001). Author of numerous
publications on Central Europe’s recent history.
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Aleksander Łojko
                                                    Bangladesh

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Dhaka
   The activity of the Embassy was suspended. Consular functions are in charge of the Consular Section of the
Embassy of Poland in New Delhi. Correspondence: Dhaka–12 Gulshan P.O. Box 6089.
    Consulate of Poland in Chittagong
    “Commercial Court”, 95, Agrabad C/A
    4100-Chittagong
    Honorary Consul: Ahmed Mumtaz Uddin
                                                       Belarus

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Minsk
    P. Rumyantseva 6, 220034 Minsk
    Phone: (375 17) 288 23 13
    Fax: (375 17) 236 53 89, 236 49 92
    E-mail: minskamb@op.pl
    Ambassador: Tadeusz Pawlak (since 4 October 2002)
   Born 1939 in Warsaw. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (1962). Postgraduate Central
School of Planning and Statistics (1971). Joined MFA in 1962. Attaché, Polish Embassy in Tokyo (1964–1968); MFA,
Department of Asia (1968–1971); Second Secretary, Polish Embassy in Beijing (1971–1974); MFA, Department of Asia
(1974–1978); First Secretary, Polish Embassy in Bangkok (1978–1982); MFA, Minister’s Counsellor, Deputy Director of
the Department of Asia (1982–1988); Counsellor – Deputy Head of Mission, Polish Embassy in Tokyo (1988–1992);
MFA, Department of Asia – Head of Division (1992–1994), Department of Eastern Europe – Head of Division
(1994–1996); Minister-Counsellor – Deputy Head of Mission, Polish Embassy in Kiev (1996–2002); MFA, Department of
Europe, Senior Counsellor to the Minister (2002).
    Consular Section in Minsk
    Kropotkina 91A, Minsk
    Head of the Consular Section, Counsellor: Andrzej Buczak
    Consulate General of Poland in Brest
    Kuybysheva 34, 224030 Brest
    Consul General: Romuald Kunat
    Consulate General of Poland in Hrodne
    Budennego 48A, 230023 Hrodne
    Consul General: Andrzej Krętowski
                                                     Belgium
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
    29 Avenue des Gaulois, 1040 Bruxelles
    Phone: (32 2) 739 01 00
    Fax: (32 2) 736 18 81
    E-mail: polambbxl@skynet.be
    Ambassador: Iwo Byczewski (since 21 March 2002), also accredited to Luxembourg (since 10 September 2002)
    Born 1948 in Poznań. Faculty of Law, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Doctor of Law, College of Europe,
Brugge, Belgium (1971–1972). Officer in the Ministry of Justice (1975–1981), associated to the Institute of Economic
Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences. Director of Personnel Department in MFA (1990–1991), Under Secretary of
State (1991–1995). Since 1996 employed in Hogan and Hartson Law Chancellery. Ambassador–Head of the
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland at the European Union (2001–2002).
    Consulate General of Poland in Brussels
    Rue des Francs 28, 1040 Bruxelles
    Consul General: Robert Bryła
    Consulate of Poland in Ghent
    Langebilkstraat, 9, B-9000 Gent
    Honorary Consuls: Bohdan Mrozowski, Willy Verhelst
    Consulate of Poland in La Louvière
    Rue Boucquéau, 7100 La Louvière
    Honorary Consul: Phillippe Godfroid
    Consulate of Poland in Grand Duke of Luxembourg
    Rue Pierre d´Aspelt, 9, L–1142 Luxembourg
    Honorary Consul: Tom Krieps
                                                      Benin
    Consulate of Poland in Cotonou
    Cotonou B.P. 06-56
    Honorary Consul: Krystyna Hounkponou
                                                     Bolivia

    Consulate of Poland in La Paz
    Calle Potosi 1321, La Paz
    Honorary Consul: Peter Andrew Salzmann Donig
                                            Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Sarajevo
    Emerika Bluma 27, 7100 Sarajevo
    Phone: (387 33) 201 142
    Fax: (387 33) 233 796
    E-mail: amsar@bih.net.ba
    Ambassador: Leszek Hensel (since 21 November 2001)
   Born 1953 in Poznań. Graduate, Chair of Hungarian Studies, Faculty of Modern Philologies, Warsaw University.
Doctor of Humanities. In MFA since 1990. First Secretary, subsequently Counsellor, Head of the Consular Section in the
Embassy of Poland in Budapest (1990–1995). Counsellor of the Minister in the Department of the Europe, Head of the
Section of Central Europe (1996–1997). Counsellor in the Embassy of Poland in Ljubljana (1997–2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Dorota Trojanowska
                                                       Brazil

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brasilia
    SES Avenida das Naçoes, Lote 33, 70.423-900 Brasilia - D.F., Caixa Postal 07/0263
    Phone: (55 61) 242 92 73
    Fax: (55 61) 242 85 43
    E-mail: embpolon@nutecnet.com.br
    Website: www.polonia.org.br
    Ambassador: Krzysztof Jacek Hinz (since 13 July 2001)
    Born 1955 in Warsaw. Graduate, Chair of Iberian Studies, Faculty of Modern Philologies, University of Warsaw.
Journalist, translator, specialist in international relations. PAP correspondent in Cuba (1991–1992) and Mexico
(1992–1997), Vice-President of the Foreign Correspondents Association in Mexico (1995–1997). With MFA since 1998.
Counsellor in the Embassy of Poland in Havana (1998–2001), Counsellor of the Minister in the Department of Promotion,
MFA (2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Dorota Ostrowska-Cobas
    Consulate General of Poland in Curitiba
    Rua Agostinho Leăo Júnior 234, 80.030-110 – Curitiba-PR – Caixa Postal 2366
    Consul General: Grażyna Machałek
    Consulate General of Poland in Rio de Janeiro
    Praya de Botafogo 242, IX Piso, 22.250-040 – Rio de Janeiro
    Consul General: Michał Zawiła
    Consulate General of Poland in Sao Paulo
    Rua Monte Alegre 1791, 05.014-002 – SP – Sao Paulo
    Consul General: Andrzej Lisowski
    Consulate of Poland in Belo Horizonte
    Rua Fernandez Tourinho 718 ap. 1601, 30.112-902 – Belo Horizonte
    Honorary Consul: Jerzy Markiewicz
    Consulate of Poland in Erechim
    Rua Henrique Shwering, 143 – 99.700-000 – RS – Erechim
    Honorary Consul: Maria Vanda Krepinski-Groch
    Consulate of Poland in Recife
    Ave. Prof. Jose dos Anjos 569, 52.110-130 – PE – Recife
    Honorary Consul: Zildo Teixeira Braga de Moraes
    Consulate of Poland in Vitoria
    Rua Lauro Soares Machado, casa 12, Mata da Praia – 29.025-110 – ES – Vitoria
    Honorary Consul: Adam Emil Czartoryski
                                                       Brunei

    Consulate of Poland in Bandar Seri Begawan
    Simpang 639, 8 km, Jalan Tutong
    P.O. Box 699 Bandar Seri Begawan, BS 8671
    Honorary Consul: Job Lim
                                                     Bulgaria
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Sofia
    Chan Krum 46, 1000 Sofia
    Phone: (359 2) 981 57 46
    Fax: (359 2) 87 36 45
    E-mail: polamba@internet-bg.net
    Ambassador: Jarosław Lindenberg (since 8 December 1999)
     Born 1956 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Warsaw, Ph. D. in Humanities. Joined MFA in
1990. Deputy Director of the Minister’s Cabinet (1991). Chargé d’Affaires, subsequently Ambassador to Riga and
Tallinn (1991–1996). Senior Counsellor in the Department of Promotion and Information (1996–1998).
    Head of Consular Section: Henryk Tkacz
    Consulate General of Poland in Varna
    Slavianska 18, 9000 Varna
    Consul General-Minister Plenipotentiary: Krzysztof Krajewski
                                                     Burundi

    Consulate of Poland in Bujumbura
    Bujumbura, B. P. 268
    Honorary Consul: Samuel Bigawa
                                                    Cambodia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Phnom Penh
    767, Monivong Boulevard, Phnom Penh, P.O. Box 58
    Phone: (855 23) 217 782/3
    Fax: (855 23) 217 781
    E-mail: emb.pol.pp@bigpond.com.kh
    Ambassador: Kazimierz Duchowski (since 17 September 2002)
      Born 1936 in Smardzewice. M.A. from Diplomatic and Consular Faculty, Main School of Foreign Service, Warsaw
(1960). Postgraduate Studies, London School of Economics and Political Studies and Central School of Planning and
Statistics, Warsaw. Joined MFA in 1966, Head of British Section in Western Europe Department (1972–1975) and Head
of North American Section (1979–1982); Deputy Director, Western European Department (1987), Director of North and
South America Department (1988–1991); Chief Inspector of Foreign Service (1996–1998); Deputy Director of Cultural
Institute, London (1967–1972); First Secretary, Polish Embassy in Washington (1975–1979); Minister-Counsellor and
Deputy Head of Mission, Polish Embassy in London (1982–1987); Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of
Poland to Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Panama and Belize (1991–1996). Granted the
title of Ambassador ad personam in 1996.
                                                   Cameroon

    Consulate of Poland in Yaounde
    BP 20 158 Yaounde
    Honorary Consul: Mirosława Etoga
                                                     Canada
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Ottawa
    443 Daly Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6H3
    Phone: (1 613) 789 04 68
    Fax: (1 613) 789 12 18
    E-mail: polamb@alphainter.net
    Ambassador: Paweł Dobrowolski (since 18 September 2000)
   Born 1954 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw. Ph.D. in Humanities (1983), habilitated.
Associated to the Jan Kochanowski Higher Teachers School in Kielce (1985–1990). Joined MFA in 1990; Consul
General in Edinburgh (1990–1995), Deputy Director in the Foreign Minister’s Cabinet and simultaneously MFA
Spokesman (1995–1997), Deputy Director of Minister’s Secretariat and MFA Spokesman (1997–2000).
    Head of the Consular Section: Janusz Wach
    Consulate General of Poland in Montreal
    1500 Avenue des Pins Ouest, Montréal, Québec H3G 1B4
    Consul General: Witold Spirydowicz
    Consulate General of Poland in Toronto
    2603 Lakeshore Blvd. West, Toronto, Ontario M8V 1G5
    Consul General: Jacek Junosza Kisielewski
    Consulate General of Poland in Vancouver
    1177 West Hastings Street, Suite 1600, Vancouver, BC V6E 2K3
    Consul General: Krzysztof Czapla
    Consulate of Poland in Regina
    1638 Benson Bay, Regina, Saskatchewan S4V 157
    Honorary Consul: Henry Lebioda
                                                   Cape Verde

    Consulate of Poland in Praia
    Ave. Amilcar Cabral-immeuble des fréres Correia, 2ème étage
    Honorary Consul: Marilla Maisa Salazar Antunes da Silva
                                                       Chile

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Santiago de Chile
    Mar del Plata 2055, Providencia, Santiago de Chile
    Phone: (56 2) 204 12 13
    Fax: (56 2 ) 204 93 32
    E-mail: embchile@entelchile.net
    Website: www.polonia.cl
    Ambassador: Jarosław Spyra (since 30 August 2002)
     Born 1965 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Journalism and Political Science at Warsaw University. M.A. in
International Relations, Warsaw University 1989. Ph.D. in International Relations, Warsaw University (1994).
Completed Postgraduate Study of Foreign Service at Polish Institute of International Affairs (1991). Student at
Diplomatic Academy in Vienna and Hoover Institution in Stanford University. Assistant in the International Relations
Institute of Warsaw University (1989–1991). Joined MFA in 1991. Officer at the Department of North and South America
(1991–1993). Second Secretary at the Polish Embassy in Lima (1993–1995), First Secretary and subsequently
Counsellor at the Polish Embassy in Brasilia (1995–1999). Counsellor to the Minister in the Department of Asia,
Australia and Latin America (1999–2000). Deputy Director of the Department of Asia, Australia and Latin America
(2000–2001). Deputy Director of the Department of the Americas (2001–2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: Counsellor Lech Miodek
    Consulate of Poland in Concepcion
    O’Higgins 630, of.605, Concepcion
    Honorary Consul: Mario Suwalsky
    Consulate of Poland in La Serena
    Las Añañucas 1060, La Serena
    Honorary Consul: Jaime Pozo Cisternas
    Consulate of Poland in Puerto Montt
    Antonio Varas 678, Puerto Montt
    Honorary Consul: Gaston Krauss Piera
                                                      China
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Beijing
    1, Ritan Lu, Jianguomenwai, 100600 Beijing
    Phone: (86 10) 632 51 235
    Fax: (86 10) 632 51 745
    E-mail: polska@public2.bta.net.cn
    Ambassador: Ksawery Burski (since 13 December 1999)
     Born 1938 in Zagórzyce. Completed Chinese Language Course at Beijing University and graduated from the
Institute of International Relations in Beijing, specialising in Far East. Postgraduate Studies in the Central School of
Planning and Statistics, Warsaw. Joined MFA in 1961. Served in diplomatic and consular service in Beijing, in
Singapore and in Kuala Lumpur. Adviser to the Minister (1989–1991). Lecturer at the Institute of Oriental Studies of
Warsaw University (1989–1991). Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary at the Polish Embassy in Beijing (1991–1994).
Ambassador in Jakarta (1995–1999) and in Singapore (1998–1999).
    Head of Consular Section: Tomasz Skowroński
    Consulate General of Poland in Shanghai
    Jianguo Xilu 618, Shanghai
    Consul General: Jerzy Bayer
    Consulate General of Poland in Canton
    63 Shamian Main St., 510130 Guangzhou
    Consul General: Piotr Sławiński
    Consulate General of Poland in Hong Kong
    Suite 2009, Two Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Central
    Consul General in Hong Kong: Mirosław Gajewski
                                                      Colombia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Bogotá
    Calle 104 a, No. 23-48, Santafé de Bogotá
    Phone: (57 1) 620 93 69, 214 04 00
    Fax: (57 1) 214 08 54
    E-mail: epolonia@col1.telecom.com.co
    Ambassador: Henryk Kobierowski (since 14 September 2002)
    Born 1945 in Osiek. Graduate, Department of History, Warsaw University (1975), Staff Improvement Centre for
Foreign Trade (1995), National School of Public Administration, courses on: negotiation skills, usage of European Union
aids, work groups management and strategic management in public administration (2000–2002). In 1967–1979
specialist at Ministry of Higher Education and Technology; expert in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) (1979–1980),
Third and Second Secretary of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Lisbon (1980–1985); senior expert in the MFA
(1985–1986); manager of the Foreign Department of the Polonia Association (1986–1988); First Secretary of the
Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Madrid (1988–1991); Head of the Protocol Department in the MFA (1991–1994);
Deputy Director of the Prime Minister’s Cabinet (1994–1995); Economic Adviser and Chargé d’Affaires a.i. in Panama
(1995–2000); Senior Adviser to the Minister in charge of economic issues in the Department of the Americas (MFA)
(2000–2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Jacek Gawryszewski
    Consulate of Poland in Medellin
    Medellin, Calle 40 No. 11B-07, Apt. 603
    Honorary Consul: Gabriel Restrepo Santa Maria
                                 Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Kinshasa
    63, Avenue de la Justice, Kinshasa 1, BP 8553
    Phone: (242) 12 333 49, 12 337 90
    Fax: (242) 12 333 62
    E-mail: ambpolkin@raga.net
    Chargé d’Affaires: First Counsellor Waldemar Figaj
    Consulate of Poland in Brazzaville
    BP 854, Brazzaville
    Honorary Consul: Gérard N’Kodia
                                                      Costa Rica
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in San José
    Avenida 9, Calle 33 No. 3307, San José
    Phone: (506) 225 14 81, 225 15 71
    Fax: (506) 225 15 92
    E-mail: polonia@sol.racsa.co.cr
    Ambassador: Ryszard Schnepf (since 9 October 2001)
     Born 1951 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw. Doctor of Humanities, associated to
Institute of History, Polish Academy of Sciences (1975–1978), the Chair of Iberian Studies, University of Warsaw (since
1978); Visiting Professor in Indiana University (1982–1983). Ambassador of Poland to Montevideo (1991–1996);
Director, Shalom Foundation; Deputy Director of the Department of Foreign Affairs in the Prime Minister Chancellery
(1997–2000). Joined MFA in 2000, Minister Plenipotentiary in the Embassy of Poland in Madrid (2000–2001).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Marian Ziółkowski
                                                        Croatia
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Zagreb
    Krležin Gvozd 3, 10000 Zagreb
    Phone: (385 1)489 94 44
    Fax: (385 1) 483 45 77, 489 94 20
    E-mail: ambasada-polska@zg.tel.hr
    Ambassador: Jerzy Chmielewski (since 3 December 1997)
    Born 1948 in Poznań. Graduate, Faculty of Polish Studies and the Institute of Slavic Philology, University of Warsaw.
Lecturer at this University (1971–1990), translator, publisher and publicist of the underground press (in the 1980s).
Joined MFA in 1991, Ambassador to Belgrade (1991–1995) simultaneously in charge of Department of Europe I (as
Deputy Director) responsible for Central and South-Eastern Europe Section in this Department since 1995.
    Head of the Consular Section: First Secretary Krzysztof Poźniak
                                                          Cuba

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Havana
    Avenida G No. 452 esq. Calle 19, Vedado, La Habana, Apartado Postal 6650, Plaza
    Phone: (53 7) 66 24 39, 66 24 40
    Fax: (53 7) 66 24 42
    E-mail: ambhawpl@ceniai.inf.cu
    Website: www.embajadapolonia.cu
    Ambassador: Tomasz Turowski (since 1 September 2001)
    Born 1948 in Sosnowiec. Study: Cracow University & Institute of Russian Philology, Higher Teachers School,
Cracow, Graduate (1973); Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, Graduated in Philosophy (1980); Catholic Institute &
Centre Sevres, Paris, Graduated in Theology (1983). Joined MFA in 1993, Counsellor of the Minister in the Department of
Europe, Deputy Director of this Department (1994–1995), Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary (1996) and Minister
Plenipotentiary (1997–2001) in the Embassy of Poland in Moscow.
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Piotr Turzański.
                                                        Cyprus
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Nicosia
    12–14 Kennedy Ave., Office 302, 1087 Nicosia P.O. Box 22743, 1523 Nicosia
    Phone: (357 22) 75 37 84
    Fax: (357 22) 75 19 81
    E-mail: polamb@cytanet.com.cy
    Ambassador: Tomasz Lis (since 4 April 2000)
    Born 1959 in Radzyń Podlaski. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw. Since 1990 officer in the Council
of Ministers Office, responsible for Polish Communities Abroad. Deputy Director and subsequently Director of the
Consular Department, MFA (1991–1995), Director of the Cabinet (1995), Senior Counsellor in the Consular Department
(1996–1997), Head of the Consular Section, Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary in the Polish Embassy in Athens
(1997–2000).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Leszek Bednarek
    3 Diagorou St., flat 202, 1097 Nicosia
    Consulate General of Poland in Limassol
    42 Ayias Fylaxeos St., 3rd floor, Limassol
    Honorary Consul General: Loukis Papaphilippou
                                                 Czech Republic

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Prague
    Valdštejnská 8, 11801 Praha 1, Malá Strana.
    Phone: (420 2) 575 303 88
    Fax: (420 2) 575 303 99
    E-mail: ambasrpp@mbox.vol.cz
    Website: www.ambpol.cz
    Ambassador: Andrzej Krawczyk (since 16 February 2001)
    Born in 1954 in Ozorków. Graduate, Department of History, University of Warsaw, Doctor of History, associated to
the University of Warsaw (1976–1990). Publisher of the ABC, Samizdat political periodicals (1985–1989) devoted to the
problems of Central and Eastern Europe. Director of the Cabinet in the Council of Ministers’ Office (1990), General
Director in the Sejm Chancellery (1990–1992), Director of the Cabinet and Advisor to the Prime Minister (1992–1997).
Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Polish Information Agency (1992–1993). General Director in the Office for
War Veterans (1997–1999). President of the Polish Know-How Foundation (1999–2001), Counsellor to the Minister in
the Department of Central and Southern Europe, MFA (2000). Co-Founder and General Secretary of the Central
European Forum since 1995.
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Anna Olszewska
    Consulate General of Poland in Ostrava
    Blahoslavová 4, 70100 Ostrava
    Consul General: Marek Masiulanis
    Consulate General of Poland in Brno
    Kralovopolska 139, 612 Brno
    Honorary Consul: Petr Mrkývka
                                                     Denmark

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Copenhagen
    Richelieus Allé 12, 2900 Hellerup, Kobenhavn
    Phone: (45 3) 946 77 00
    Fax: (45 3) 946 77 66
    E-mail: mail@ambpol.dk
    Website: www.ambpol.dk
    Ambassador: Barbara Tuge-Erecińska (since 10 August 2001)
    Born 1956 in Gdańsk. Graduate, Faculty of Humanities, now Philology and History, Gdańsk University, Chair of
Scandinavian Studies. Expert in the External Division, National Office, Solidarity Independent Trade Union in Gdańsk.
Honorary Secretary of the Consular Agency in Sweden, Denmark and Norway (1987–1990); Plenipotentiary of the
Gdańsk Municipal Council for foreign contacts (1990–1991). Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Stockholm
(1991–1997). Director of the Department of European Policy (1998–1999). Under Secretary of State (1999–2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Wojciech Kraj
    Consulate of Poland in Aarhus – Jutland
    Stranddvejen 94, 8100 Aarhus
    Honorary Consul: Ole Lykke Ravnsbo
    Consulate of Poland in Ronne – Bornholm
    Sandemansvej 6, 3700 Ronne
    Honorary Consul: Roar Bendtsen Schou
    Consulate of Poland in Svendborg – Fiona
    Strandvej 54, 5881 Skaarup
    Honorary Consul: Jan Krossteig
                                               Dominican Republic

    Consulate of Poland in Santo Domingo
    Los Nogales No. 7, Ens. bella Vista Santo Domingo
    Honorary Consul: José Radhames Minino Rodriguez
                                                     Djibouti
    Consulate of Poland in Djibouti
    Cité de l’Aviation
    Honorary Consul: Abdourahman M.M.Boreh
                                                      Egypt
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Cairo
    5 El Aziz Osman St., Zamalek, Cairo
    Phone: (20 2) 736 74 56, 735 95 83
    Fax: (20 2) 735 54 27
    E-mail: polemb@idsc.gov.eg
    Ambassador: Joanna Wronecka (since 12 September 1999)
    Born 1958 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Modern Philologies, Institute of Oriental Studies, Chair of Arabic
Studies, University of Warsaw. Doctor of Humanities, associated to University of Warsaw (1982–1985), Academy of
Catholic Theology, Polish Archeological Mission in Cairo (1986–1989). Chercheur invité in Centre de Etudes
Economiques, Cairo. Associated to the Polish Academy of Sciences since 1989. Joined MFA in 1993. Counsellor, Head
of Section in the Department of the UN System (1995–1996), Adviser to the Minister, Deputy Director of the Department
of UN System (1996–1998), Director of the Department of Africa and the Middle East (1998–1999).
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Wiesław Mazur
    Consulate of Poland in Alexandria
    25 Talaat Harb St., Alexandria
    Honorary Consul: Samy Aly El Rashidy
    Consulate of Poland in Port Said
    23rd July and Abu El Feda St.
    Honorary Consul: Mohamed Ahmed Aly
                                                     Ecuador

    Consulate of Poland in Quito
    Leonidas Plaza 1157, Quito (postal address: Casilla 9461, Quito)
    Honorary Consul: Tomasz Morawski
    Consulate of Poland in Guayaquil
    Ave. Quito 806 y 9 de Octubre, Oficina 1601, Guayaquil
    Honorary Consul: Francisco Pablo Rizzo Pastor
                                                      Eritrea
    Consulate of Poland in Asmar
    Rematco Red Sea Marine&Transit Pvt Ltd.Co., Asmara
    P.O. Box 5631
    Honorary Consul: Belay Tewelde T. Mariam
                                                     Estonia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tallinn
    Pärnu Mnt 8, EE-0001 Tallinn, Box 247
    Phone: (372 26) 27 82 10
    Fax: (372 26) 44 52 21
    E-mail: ambrptal@netexpress.ee
    Ambassador: Wojciech Wróblewski (since 19 May 2001)
     Born 1957 in Mielec. Graduate, Faculty of Philosophy and History, Jagiellonian University in Cracow. Counsellor to
the Minister of Internal Affairs (1990–1992); Counsellor in the Embassy of Poland in Vilnius (1992–1997); Director
(acting) of the Polish Institute in Vilnius (1996–1997); Counsellor to the Minister of Internal Affairs (1998–2001).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Adam Sitarski
                                                       Finland

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Helsinki
    Armas Lindgrenin tie 21, 00570 Helsinki
    Phone: (358 9) 684 80 77, 684 80 90, 684 81 79
    Fax: (358 9) 684 74 77
    E-mail: amb.poland@helsinki.inet.fi
    Ambassador: Stanisław L. Stebelski (since 16 September 2000)
     Born 1950 in Chorzów. Graduate, Faculty of Foreign Trade, Central School of Planning and Statistics. Joined MFA
in 1973. Attaché, subsequently Third Secretary in the Permanent Mission to the UN (Geneva Office) (1976–1980), First
Secretary in the Permanent Mission to the UN in New York (1984–1988). Deputy Director of the Department of Foreign
Economic Relations (1993), Deputy Director, subsequently Director, Department of European Institutions (1994–1996).
Director of the Department of European Integration (1996–1998), Director of the Department of the European Union
(1998–2000).
    Head of Consular Section: Andrzej Jasionowski
    Consulate of Poland in Espoo
    Vähäniityntie 6A, 00570 Helsinki
    Honorary Consul: Stefan Widomski
    Consulate of Poland in Oulu
    c/o Rautaruukki Oy, Teknologiantie 2, 90570 Oulu
    Honorary Consul: Jorma Olavi Lukkari
    Consulate of Poland in Tampere
    c/o Tko Carton Plant LTD., Hallituskatu 1, 33200 Tampere
    Honorary Consul: Timo Ensio Antila
    Consulate of Poland in Turku
    c/o ETACOM, WTC-Building, Veistämönaukio 1-3, 20100 Turku
    Honorary Consul: Jari Alfred Rastas
                                                       France

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Paris
    1 rue de Talleyrand, 75007 Paris
    Phone: (33 1) 43 17 34 08/11
    Fax: (33 1) 43 17 34 07
    E-mail: info@ambassade.pologne.net, info@ambassade.pologne-org.net
    Ambassador: Jan Tombiński (since 6 July 2001)
    Born 1958 in Cracow. Graduate, Faculty of Philology, Institute of German Philology and Faculty of History,
Jagiellonian University. Associate at Jagiellonian University. Diplomatic service in the Polish Embassy in Prague (since
1990), Chargé d’Affaires in the Republic of Slovenia, subsequently Ambassador to Ljubljana (1995–1998). Director of
the Department of Central and Southern Europe (1998–1999) and the Department of European Policy (1999–2001).
    Consulate General of Poland in Lille
    45 Boulevard Carnot, 59800 Lille
    Consul General: Marek Chojnacki
    Consulate General of Poland in Lyon
    79 rue Crillon, 69458 Lyon, Cédex 06
    Consul General: Marek Majewski
    Consulate General of Poland in Paris
    1 rue de Talleyrand, 75007 Paris
    Consul General: Zbigniew Szczęsny-Kaczmarek
    Consulate General of Poland in Strasbourg
    2 rue Geiler, 67000 Strasbourg
    Consul General: vacat
    Consulate of Poland in Bordeaux
    Beraud-Sudreau S.A. 2, Place de la Bourse, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex
    Honorary Consul: Bertrand de Bentzmann
    Consulate of Poland in Nice
    57 boulevard Victor-Hugo, 06000 Nice
    Honorary Consul: Eugene Horoux-Horszowski
    Consulate of Poland in Rennes
    Dories Consultants, 4H Avenue des Peupliers, 35510 Cesson Sevigne
    Honorary Consul: Michel Dorin
    Consulate of Poland in Toulouse
    21 rue Volta, 31000 Toulouse
    Honorary Consul: Longin Fourdrinier
                                                        Gabon
    Consulate of Poland in Libreville
    B.P. 4945 Libreville
    Honorary Consul: Andrzej Władysław Dębski
                                                       Georgia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tbilisi
    Zubalashvili 19, Tbilisi
    Phone: (99532) 92 03 98
    Fax: (99532) 92 03 97
    E-mail: ambpolgruzja@access.sanet.ge
    First Secretary: Marek Maria Martinek
                                                       Germany

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Berlin
    Lassenstrasse 19-21, 14193 Berlin
    Phone: (49 30) 223 13 101
    Fax: (49 30) 223 13 155
    E-mail: info@botschaft-polen.de
    Website: www.botschaft-polen.de
    Ambassador: Andrzej Byrt (appointee - as off 25 November 2002)
    Born 1949 in Poznań. Graduate, Faculty of Foreign Trade, Academy of Economics in Poznań. Doctor of Economics,
specialising in international economic relations, author and translator. Director of the International Poznań Fair (1982).
Commercial attaché (1987) and head of Commercial Counsellor’s Office at Polish Embassy in Brussels. Under
Secretary of State in the Ministry for Foreign Economic Co-operation (1992–1995). Ambassador extraordinary and
plenipotentiary of Poland to Bonn (1995–2001), adviser to President of Poland (April–October 2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Ryszard Szklany
    Richard-Strauss-St. 11 14193 Berlin
    Consulate General of Poland in Hamburg
    Gründgensstrasse 20, 22309 Hamburg
    Consul General: Andrzej KremerConsulate
    Consulate General of Poland in Köln
    Leyboldstr. 74, 50968 Köln,
    Consul General: Elżbieta Sobótka
    Consulate General of Poland in Leipzig
    Trufanowstrasse 25, 04105 Leipzig
    Consul General: Jan Granat
    Consulate General of Poland in Munich
    Ismaninger Strasse 62A, 81675 München
    Consul General: Wacław Oleksy
    Consulate of Poland in Nuremberg
    Lorenzer Platz 29, 90402 Nürnberg
    Honorary Consul: Karl Gerhard Schmidt
    Consulate of Poland in Stuttgart
    Am Wallgraben 115, 70565 Stuttgart
    Honorary Consul: Bernd Kobarg
                                                        Ghana

    Consulate of Poland in Accra
    Accra, East Legon, Accra Avenue Hse no. C625/26
    Honorary Consul: Enchill Kofi Asare
                                                       Greece
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Athens
    22 Chrysanthemon Street, 152-54 Paleo Psychico, Athens
    Phone: (30 1) 677 82 60
    Fax: (30 1) 671 83 94)
    E-mail: atenyamb@internet.gr
    Ambassador: Grzegorz Dziemidowicz (since 12 September 2001)
    Born 1943 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Oriental Philologies, Chair of Egyptian Philology and Faculty of
Journalism and Political Science, University of Warsaw. Archaeologist, journalist, publicist, associated to Polish Radio
and Television (1989–1991), Spokesman of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Director in Minister’s Cabinet
(1991–1994). Polish Ambassador to Cairo (1994–1999). Director of the Information Department (1999–2001), Minister
of Foreign Affairs Spokesman (2000–2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Marzena Krulak
    Consulate of Poland in Heraklion
    16 Psaromilingon, Second floor, 712 02 Heraklion (Crete)
    Honorary Consul: Stelios Golemis
    Consulate of Poland in Pátra
    Superfast Ferries, Pátra
    Honorary Consul: Alexander Panagopulos
    Consulate of Poland in Piraeus
    59, Akti Miauli Ave., 185-36 Piraeus
    Honorary Consul: Michail D. Kokkinis
    Consulate of Poland in Thessaloniki
    78 Tsimiski St., 546-22 Thessaloniki
    Honorary Consul: Minos X. Kiriakou
                                                      Grenada

    Consulate of Poland in Saint George’s
    Renwick Thompson Building, Carenage, St. George’s
    Honorary Consul: Andrew Bierzyński
                                                       Guinea
    Consulate of Poland in Conakry
    BP 4023, Conakry
    Honorary Consul: Sadou Bailo Barry
                                             Holy See (Vatican City)

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Vatican
    Via dei Delfini 16 int. 3, 00183 Roma
    Phone: (39 06) 699 09 58, 699 41 968
    Fax: (39 06) 699 09 78
    E-mail: polamb.wat@agora.stm.it
    Ambassador: Hanna Suchocka (since 5 October 2001)
     Born 1946 in Pleszew. Graduate, Faculty of Law, Adam Mickiewicz University (UAM) in Poznań, Doctor of Law.
Associated to UAM (1968–1990), Professor of Constitutional Law, Catholic University in Lublin (1988–1993), Professor
of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, Rome (1994), Visiting Professor, Georgetown University, Washington
(1995), Researcher, Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of State and Law, Human Rights Centre, Poznań (since
1990). Deputy to Sejm (1980–1985, 1989–2001). Member of the Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee and the
Constitutional Committee of the National Assembly (1989–1997). Chairperson of the Parliamentary Delegation of the
Republic of Poland to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (1991). Prime Minister of the Republic of
Poland (1992–1993), Chairperson of the Polish-Ukrainian Forum (1996–1997), Member of the Parliamentary
Delegation of the Republic of Poland to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (1994–1997), Minister of
Justice, Attorney General (1997–2000). Vice-President of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (since
2001). Member of the Board of Governors of the European Cultural Foundation (since 1995). Member of the Club of
Madrid (since 2001).
                                                     Honduras
    Consulate of Poland in San Pedro Sula
    San Pedro Sula, Altos Colonia Trejo, 26 Avenida 11 Cale No.116
    Honorary Consul: Roberto S. Larios Silva
    Consulate of Poland in Tegucigalpa
    Ave. Republica de Chile, Edificio Palmira, Primer Nivel, Tegucigalpa
    Honorary Consul: Epaminondas Marinakys Zelaya
                                                      Hungary

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Budapest
    Városligeti fasor 16, 1068 Budapest
    Phone: (36 1) 351 13 00/02
    Fax: (36 1) 351 17 22
    E-mail: secretary@polishemb.hu
    Ambassador: Rafał Wiśniewski (since 1 March 2001)
   Born 1965 in Łódź. Graduate, Faculty of Modern Philologies, Chair of Hungarian Philology, University of Warsaw.
Reader at the University of Warsaw; associated to the Centre of International Affairs of the Polish Senate (1990–1991);
Secretary for Scientific Matters in the Polish Embassy in Budapest (1991–1992); Director of the Polish Institute in
Hungary (1992–1997); Plenipotentiary of the Minister for Promotion of Polish Culture Abroad, MFA. Director of the
Department of Cultural Diplomacy (1998–2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Teresa Notz
                                                       Iceland

    Consulate of Poland in Reykjavik
    Á nanaust 1, P.O. Box 506, 121 Reykjavik
    Honorary Consul: Fridrik Gunnarsson
                                                        India

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in New Delhi
    30-M Shanti Path, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021
    Phone: (91 11) 688 92 11
    Fax: (91 11) 687 19 14
    E-mail: gorski@del.2.vsnl.net.in
    Website: www.polandembindia.com
     Ambassador: Krzysztof Majka (since 11 December 2001), covers with his competence also: Nepal, Maldives and
Sri Lanka
    Born 1949 in Gdańsk. Graduate, Faculty of Mechanics, Technical University of Gdańsk, Doctor of Technical
Sciences. Associated to the Higher School of Engineering in Koszalin (1973–1979 and 1982–1993), Technical
University in Koszalin (1996–1997). Grant holder in Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore (1979–1982) where he
obtained Doctor of Philosophy degree. Consul, Head of Consulate in Mumbai (1993–1996), Senator of AWS (Solidarity
Elections Action), Chairman of the Foreign Affairs and European Integration Committee in the Senate (2000 –2001),
Vice-chairman of Interparliamentary Joint Committee RP–UE. Author of numerous publications and patents.
    Head of the Consular Section: Przemysław Lisowski
    Consulate in Mumbai
    Manavi Apartments, 2nd floor, 36-B G. Kher Marg, Malabar Hill, Mumbai 400 006 India
    Consul: Marek Moroń
                                                      Indonesia
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Jakarta
    J.L. H.R. Rasuna Said Kav. X Blok IV/3, Kuningan Jakarta Selatan 12920 Jakarta
    Phone: (62 21) 252 59 38/40
    Fax: (62 21) 252 59 58
    E-mail: plembjkt@rad.net.id
    Ambassador: Krzysztof Szumski (since 29 March 2000)
    Born 1944 in Plzen. Graduate, Faculty of Foreign Trade, Central School of Planning and Statistics; Lecturer at this
School. Joined MFA in 1971. Director of the Consular Department (1988–1991). Ambassador to Manila (1991–1997),
Bangkok (1993–1997) and Rangun (1997). Director of the Department of Africa, Asia, Australia and Pacific (1997–1998).
Director of the Department of Asia, Australia and South America (1998–2000).
    Official for Consular Matters: Counsellor Wsiewołod Strażewski
    Consulate of Poland in Bandung
    40198 Bandung, Jl. Bukit Pakar Utara 75
    Honorary Consul: Maria J. Pawłowska-Budiman
                                                         Iran

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tehran
    Africa Expressway, Pirouz St. 1/3 P.O.Box 11365-3489, 19–174 Tehran
    Phone: (98 21) 878 72 62/64
    Fax: (98 21) 878 87 74
    E-mail: ambrpiri@sokhan.net
    Ambassador: Witold Śmidowski (since 22 September 2002)
    Born 1964 in Mielec. Graduate, Faculty of the East in Moscow State Institute of International Relations. Completed
Postgraduate International Security Study in Marshall Center in Garmish-Partenkirchen, as well as Postgraduate
Security Study at Defense Academy in Rembertów. Student at University of Lublin and Islamabad Institute of Modern
Languages. Deputy President of Telwolt Company in Sandomierz. Joined President’s Chancellery in 1997. Senior
expert in Policy Planning Staff of President’s Chancellery (1997–1998). Deputy Director and subsequently Director of
National Security Council Department (1998–2002). Secretary of Joint Polish-Ukrainian Presidential Consultative
Committee (1998–2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Andrzej Łysiak
                                                         Iraq

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Baghdad
    Hay Al-Wahda, Mahalla 904, Zuqaq 60, House 22/24, P.O. Box 2051 Baghdad
    Phone: (964 1) 719 02 97
    Fax: (964 1) 719 02 96
    E-mail: ambaspol@warkaa.net
    Ambassador: Andrzej Biera (since 13 October 2002).
    Born 1948 in Cracow. Graduate, Institute of Oriental Studies, Jagiellonian University in Cracow. Postgraduate
studies in international economic relations at the Central School of Planning and Statistics (SGPiS) in Warsaw (later
Warsaw School of Economics – SGH). Joined MFA in 1971. Started his training for diplomatic and consular service in
the Polish Embassy in Damascus (1971–1972). Posted as Attaché, subsequently Second Secretary and First Secretary
in Polish embassies in the Middle East: in Beirut (1976–1980 and 1981–1982), in Amman (1985–1987 and 1992–1996)
and in Cairo (1987–1989). Senior Counsellor in the Secretariat of the Foreign Minister (1997–1998) and in the
Department of Africa and the Middle East (1998–2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Artur Wardzyński
    Section of US Government Interests at the Polish Embassy in Iraq
    Minister Plenipotentiary: Krzysztof Bernacki
                                                        Ireland

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Dublin
    5, Ailesbury Rd., Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
    Phone: (353 1) 283 08 55
    Fax: (353 1) 269 83 09
    E-mail: polembas@iol.ie
    Website: www.polishembassy.ie
    Ambassador: Witold Sobków (since 18 September 2002).
     Born 1961 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculties of English Language and Literature ( M.A.) and of Italian Language and
Literature (M.A.)., Warsaw University. Hoover scholar (Stanford University, California). Scholarships: Siena, Perugia,
Venezia, Augsburg. Joined MFA in 1991. Desk officer, Head of Section and, subsequently, Deputy Head of European
Department. Counsellor, Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary and Deputy Head of Mission at the Polish Embassy in
London (1993–2000). Deputy Head of Western Europe Department. Director of the Department of Non-European
Countries and the UN System (2001). Senior Advisor to the Minister on European Affairs (2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Małgorzata Kozik
                                                         Israel

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tel Aviv
    16, Soutine St., 64-684 Tel Aviv
    Phone: (972 3) 524 01 86
    Fax: (972 3) 523 78 06
    E-mail: embpol@netvision.net.il
    Website: www.polemb.org
    Ambassador: Maciej Kozłowski (since 1 August 1999)
    Born 1943 in Luborzyca. Graduate, Faculty of History, Jagiellonian University in Cracow. Doctor of History, publicist
of Tygodnik Powszechny weekly, author of many books. Between 1990–1994 Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary in the
Polish Embassy in Washington. Director of the Department of North and South America (1994–1998). Under Secretary
of State (1998–1999).
    Head of the Consular Section: Marek Pędzich
    Consulate of Poland in Beer Sheva
    Okeanos Building, Penthouse Suite 1601, 50 Ramat Yam Street
    Herzliya Pituah 46851
    Honorary Consul: Jack Fliderbaum
    Consulate of Poland in Haifa
    3, Shmaryahu Levin St., 33101 Haifa
    Honorary Consul: Jan Robinsohn
    Consulate of Poland in Jerusalem
    27 Jabotinsky St., 92141 Jerusalem
    Honorary Consul: Zeev Baran
                                                         Italy

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Rome
    Via P.P. Rubens 20, Monti Parioli, 00197 Roma
    Phone: (39 06) 322 46 92
    Fax: (39 06) 321 78 95
    E-mail: Polish.embassy@agora.stm.it
    Ambassador: Michał Radlicki (since 24 January 2002), also accredited to Malta
    Born 1962 in Warsaw. Graduate, Department of Geography and Regional Studies, Warsaw University (UW). UW
grant holder in Algeria and North Africa (1984–1985) and in Great Britain (1988–1989). In 1989 on the staff of the Civic
Parliamentary Caucus at the Polish Sejm. Since 1990 with the MFA as expert in the Minister’s Cabinet. In January 1991
appointed Secretary and later Counsellor of the Polish Embassy at NATO HQ in Brussels. Deputy Director (from
November 1992) and subsequently Director (from April 1993) of the Minister’s Cabinet, initially under Minister Krzysztof
Skubiszewski and later under Minister Andrzej Olechowski. Employed by the private sector from February 1995 as
Economic Adviser to Peugeot Polska Sp. z o.o. In December 1997 appointed General Director at the MFA, he held the
post until 20 November 2001.
    Head of the Consular Section: Janusz Ostrowski
    Consulate of Poland in Milan
    Corso Vercelli 56, 20145 Milano
    Consul General: Maria Olszańska
    Consulate of Poland in Bari
    Via Abbrescia 85, 70121 Bari
    Honorary Consul: Domenico Centrone
    Consulate of Poland in Bologna
    Strada Maggiore 24, 44100 Bologna
    Honorary Consul: Corrado Salustro
    Consulate of Poland in Genoa
    Polascamar S.R.I., via C.R. Ceccardi 2/10, 16121 Genova
    Honorary Consul: Giuseppe Taró
    Consulate of Poland in Padua
    Passaggio E. L. Corner Piscopia 10/int.17, 31137 Padova
    Honorary Consul: Ugo Zovatto
    Consulate of Poland in Reggio Calabria
    via Treviso 25, 125 Reggio Calabria
    Honorary Consul: Antonio Giglio
                                                     Ivory Coast
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Abidjan
    B.P. 308, Abidjan 04
    Phone: (225 22) 44 10 67
    Fax: (225 22) 44 12 25
    E-mail: polska@globeaccess.net
    Website: www.polamb.ci
    Chargé d’Affaires: Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary Bogusław Nowakowski
                                                      Jamaica
    Consulate of Poland in Kingston
    35 Millborough Crescent, Kingston 6
    Honorary Consul: Irena Cousins
                                                         Japan
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tokyo
    2-13-5, Mita, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0062
    Phone: (81 3) 57 94 70 20
    Fax: (81 3 ) 57 94 70 24
    E-mail: polamb@poland.or.jp
    Website: www.poland.or.jp
    Chargé d’Affaires: Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary Jadwiga Rodowicz
    Head of Consular Section: Leszek Rowicki
    Consulate General of Poland in Osaka
    3-1-1 Nakamiya-Ochike, Hirakata City, Osaka 573-0004
    Honorary Consul General: Kazuko Takashima
                                                      Jordan
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Amman
    Rabiah, 3 Mahmoud Seif Al-Din Al-Irani St., P.O. Box 942050, Amman 11194
    Phone: (962 6) 463 71 53
    Fax: (962 6) 61 87 44
    E-mail: polemb@nol.com.jo
    Chargé d’Affaires: Counsellor Mariusz Woźniak
                                                   Kazakhstan

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Almaty
    Djarkentskaya 9-11, P.O. Box 228 Almaty
    Phone: (7 3272) 58 26 17
    Fax: (7 3272) 58 15 50
    E-mail: ambpol@mail.kz
    Ambassador: Zdzisław Nowicki (since 5 October 2000)
    Born 1951. Graduate, Higher Economic School in Poznań, postgraduate studies at the Academy of Economics in
Poznań. Employed in various enterprises as financial expert (1972–1989). Member of Senate (1989–1991), Consul
General in St. Petersburg, later in Kharkov (1992–1998). Deputy Director of Department of Kredyt Bank SA in Piła
(1998–2000).
    Head of Consular Section (acting): Michał Greczyło
                                                       Kenya

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Nairobi
    Kabarnet Road, P.O. Box 30086, Nairobi
    Phone: (254 2) 56 62 88/9
    Fax: (254 2) 56 25 88
    E-mail: polambNairobi@Form-Net.com
   Ambassador: Wojciech Jasiński (since 24 September 2002), also accredited to Burundi, Madagascar, Rwanda,
Uganda and Seychelles.
     Born 1940 in Radomsko. Graduate, Diplomatic & Consular Faculty of the Main School of Foreign Service (SGSZ) in
Warsaw (specialising in international economics), plus Graduate, Institute of International Studies in Geneva. On the
staff of Metalexport foreign trade enterprise (1961–1964); member Polish Delegation to International Commission of
Control (CIC) in Laos and Cambodia (1965); MFA, International Organisation Department (1965–1967); UN Economic
Commission for Europe (1967–1968); Political Affairs Officer, UNFICYP, Nicosia (1969–1971); MFA, International
Organisation Department (1971–1977); UN Development Programme (Arab Bureau), New York (1977–1984); UNDP
(Senior Deputy Resident Representative), Kabul (1984–1986); MFA, UN Department (1986–1994); Counsellor, Polish
Embassy, Nairobi (1994–1999); MFA, UN Economic & Social Affairs, later UN System & Global Affairs (1999–2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: Attaché Anna Świtalska
    Consulate of Poland in Mombasa
    Mwakilingo Street, P.O. Box 80741, Mombasa
    Honorary Consul: Mohamed Reshadi Noor
                                   Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of)

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Pyongyang
    Tedongang – Munsudon, Pyongyang
    Phone: (850 2) 381 73 25
    Fax: (850 2) 381 44 22
    Ambassador: Wojciech Kałuża (since 6 September 2001)
     Born 1948 in Ryczeń. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations. Joined MFA in 1971, official in
diplomatic service in Canton, Shanghai, Beijing (1972–1982), Senior Counsellor in Department of International
Organisations (1978) and Department II (1982), First Secretary in the Embassy of Poland in Canberra (1985–1989).
Counsellor of the Minister in the Department of Africa, Asia, Australia and Pacific (1989–1991). Senior Counsellor of the
Minister in the Department of Asia, Australia and Latin America (1999–2001).
                                                Korea (Republic of)
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Seoul
    70 Sagan-Dong, Jongo-Gu, 110-190, Seoul
    Phone: (82 2) 723 96 82
    Fax (82 2) 723 96 80
    E-mail: embassy@polandseoul.org
    Website: www.polandseoul.org
    Ambassador: Tadeusz Chomicki (since 1 December 2000)
     Born 1962 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Sociology, University of Warsaw and post-graduate studies in Oxford,
Balliol College, in sociology and philosophy and European University in Florence (international relations). Associated to
University of Warsaw, Faculty of Sociology (1989–1992). Joined MFA in 1992. UN civil officer in Cambodia (UNTAC,
1993). Head of the Division in the Department of Africa, Asia Australia and Pacific, subsequently its Deputy Director
(from 1995), Director of Department of Export Policy (1998–2001).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Anna Krzak
                                                        Kuwait

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Kuwait City
    Al-Jabriya, Area 8, Street 20, Villa 377, P.O. Box 5066, Safat, 13051 Kuwait
    Phone: (965) 531 15 71/74
    Fax: (965) 531 15 78
    E-mail: polamba@qualitynet.net
    Ambassador: Wojciech Stanisław Bożek (since 1 November 2000), accredited also to Bahrain and Oman
     Born 1961 in Gliwice. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (specialised in Arab Countries)
and post-graduate studies at the Polish Institute of International Affairs. Joined MFA in 1986. Officer in Department V
(African and Arab countries). At service in the Polish Embassy in Cairo (1987) and Tripoli (1988–1989); Counsellor to
the Minister in the Department of Asia, Africa, Australia and Pacific (1990–1991); Second Secretary of the Embassy of
Poland in Abu Dhabi, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. (1991–1993). First Secretary of the Embassy of Poland in Damascus,
Chargé d’Affaires a.i. (1993–1996). Counsellor to the Minister in the Department of Asia, Africa, Australia and Pacific
(1996); Head of the Africa and Middle East Section (1997–1998), Senior Counsellor in the Department of Africa and
Middle East (1998–2000).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Klaudia Lach
                                                         Laos

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Vientiane
    Thadeua Rd., KM 3, Vientiane, B0 1106
    Phone: (856 21) 31 29 40
    Fax: (856 21) 31 20 85
    E-mail: vieampol@laotel.com
    Chargé d’Affaires: Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary Tomasz Gerlach
                                                        Latvia
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Riga
    Mednieku iela 6B, 1010 Riga
    Phone: (371 2 ) 703 15 00
    Fax: (371 2) 703 15 49
    E-mail: ambpol@apollo.lv
    Ambassador: Tadeusz Fiszbach (since 14 August 2001)
     Born 1935 in Dobraczyn. Graduate, Higher School of Agriculture in Olsztyn, Higher School of Social Sciences at the
Central Committee of the Polish United Workers Party and Central School of Planning and Statistics, Doctor of
Technical Science. Counsellor and subsequently Head of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Helsinki
(1982–1986), Senior Counsellor to the Minister in the Department of Europe (1992), Trade Counsellor of the Embassy
of the Republic of Poland in Oslo (1993–1998).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Marek Kurenda
                                                      Lebanon

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Beirut
    Avenue President Suleiman Frangieh 52, Raymond Khalife Bldg., Baabda - P.O. Box 40-21 Beyrouth
    Phone: (961 5) 92 48 81
    Fax: (961 5) 92 48 82
    E-mail: polamb@cyberia.net.lb
    Ambassador: Waldemar Markiewicz (since 26 November 2002).
    Born 1947 in Warsaw. Graduate, Central School of Planning and Statistics, Warsaw (1971). Postgraduate of US
State Department, Seminar on Crisis Management (1977). Polish Institute of International Affairs (1971–1974). Second
Secretary of the Embassy of Poland in Brussels (1977–1981), First Secretary in Athens (1985–1988), Counsellor &
Chargé d’Affaires of the Embassy of Poland in Athens (1991–1995), Councellor of the Embassy of Poland in Stockholm
(1997–1998), PHARE Programme Authorising Officer, Advisor to the Prime Minister (2001–2002).
    Official for Consular Section: First Secretary Leon Bogucki.
                                                        Libya
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tripoli
    Ben Ashour St. 61, P.O. Box 519, 3686 Tripoli, GSPLAJ
    Phone: (218 21) 360 85 69, 361 59 72
    Fax: (218 21) 361 51 99
    E-mail: ambrp.trypolis@interia.pl
    Ambassador: Jakub Wolski (since 1 August 2001)
    Born 1950 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw. In MFA since 1972,
Counsellor in the Legal and Treaty Department (1972–1978, 1982–1985), Consular Attaché in the Consulate General of
Poland in New York (1978–1982), Second and First Secretary in the Embassy of Poland in Baghdad (1986–1991),
Head of Section in the Legal and the Treaty Department (1991–1993). Deputy Director of Legal and Treaty Department
(1993–1994), Political Counsellor in the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Washington (1994–1999), Senior
Counsellor of the Minister in the Treaty Department (1999–2001).
    Head of Consular Section: Igor Karczmarczyk
    Consulate General of Poland in Benghazi
    Wadi Hatita, House No. 8, Western Fwayhat, Benghazi, P.O. Box 6037
    Consul: Jerzy Chrumek
                                                      Lithuania
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Vilnius
    Smelio g. 20 A, LT-2055 Vilnius
    Phone: (37 05) 270 90 01/3
    Fax: (37 05) 270 90 07
    E-mail: ambpol@tdd.lt
    Ambassador: Jerzy Bahr (since 16 March 2001)
     Born 1944 in Cracow. Graduate, Faculty of Sociology, Jagiellonian University (UJ) in Cracow; post-graduate
political studies at UJ. Joined MFA in 1974. Employed as an expert by the Swiss Eastern Institute in Bern, Secretary in
the Polish Embassy in Bucharest (1976–1981), Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary of the Polish Embassy in Moscow
(1991–1992), Consul General-Minister Plenipotentiary in Kaliningrad (1992–1994), Director of the Europe II Department
(1994–1996). Ambassador to Kiev (1996–1998). Ambasador to Ashgabad (1998–2001).
    Consulate General of Poland in Vilnius
    Smelio g. 20A, LT-2055 Vilnius
    Consul General: Mieczysław Jackiewicz
                                                   Luxembourg
    Consulate General of Poland in Luxembourg
    C/o Jacquemart, 4, rue Pierre de Coubertin, 1358, Luxembourg
    Honorary Consul: Tom Krieps
                                  Macedonia (Former Yugoslav Republic of)
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Skopje
    Djuro Djaković 50, 9000 Skopje
    Phone: (389 2) 11 97 44
    Fax: (389 2) 11 26 47
    E-mail: ambpol@unet.com.mk
    Chargé d’Affaires: Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary Andrzej Dobrzyński
    Official for Consular Matters: Bogumił Rybak
                                                    Madagascar

    Consulate of Poland in Antananarivo
    LOTII M.47 DA Analamahitsy, Antanetilava, Antananarivo
    Honorary Consul: Zbigniew Kasprzyk
                                                      Malaysia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Kuala Lumpur
    No. 495, 4 1/2 Mile Jalan Ampang, 68000 Ampang, 50704 Kuala Lumpur
    Phone: (60 3) 425 767 33, 425 767 19
    Fax: (60 3) 425 701 23
    Ambassador: Marek S. Paszucha (since 27 February 1996, the Dean of the Diplomatic Corps in Kuala Lumpur
since September 2001), also accredited to Brunei Darussalam (since 13 May 1997)
     Born 1935 in Cracow. Graduate, M.Sc. Cracow University of Technology, Deputy Mayor of Cracow, Deputy Voivod
of Cracow in charge of international relations, tourism, monuments and environmental protection (1986–1990). Deputy
Chairman and Chairman of the State Sports and Tourism Organization/Ministry (1990–1993). President and CEO of the
Trade and Transportation Centre and Director of the Tourism Institute in Cracow (1994–1995). International Basketball
Official (1960–1995), also referee in Olympic Games and World Championships.
    Official for Consular Matters: Counsellor Zygmunt Langer
    Consulate of Poland in Ipoh
    2nd Floor, Standard Chartered Bank Chambers
    21-21 Jalan Dato’ Maharaja Lela
    30000 Ipoh, Perak
    Honorary Consul: John Francis Bishorek
    Consulate of Poland in Kuching
    Lot 154-156 2-nd floor, Jalan Sungai Padungan, 93100 Kuching, Sarawak
    Honorary Consul: Mrs. Raziah Mahmud-Geneid
                                                        Malta
    Consulate of Poland in Valetta
    60, South Street, Valetta
    Honorary Consul: Stephen P. England
                                                       Mexico
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Mexico City
    Calle Cracovia 40, Colonia San Angel, Apartado Postal 20383, Ciudad de Mexico 01000
    Phone: (52 55) 55 50 47 00
    Fax: (52 55) 56 16 08 22
    E-mail: ambrpmx1@mail.cpesa.com.mx
    Ambassador: Gabriel Beszłej (since 12 October 1999)
    Born 1957 in Wrocław. Graduate, Faculty of Christian Philosophy, Chair of the History of Modern and Contemporary
Philosophy and Chair of Classical Philology, Catholic University of Lublin. Post-graduate studies at the Sorbonne.
Associated to the Sorbonne (1981–1985). Teacher of French and English. Officer in the Voivodship Office in Lublin in
the rank of Deputy Director, subsequently Director of the Cabinet (1993–1994). Deputy Director in the Management
Bureau of Polish Television S.A. (1995–1997). Director of the Prime Minister’s Secretariat (1997–1999).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Dorota Barys
    Consulate of Poland in Acapulco
    Casa Tres Fuentes, Sebastian el Cano # 190, Frac. Costa Azul
    Acapulco Guerrero, C.P. 39850
    Honorary Consul: Eduardo R.W. Wichtendahl Palazuelos
    Consulate of Poland in Guadalajara
    Aurelio Ortega 764, Col. Seattle, C.P. 45150, Guadalajara
    Honorary Consul: José Manuel Gomez Vazquez Aldana
    Consulate of Poland in Monterrey
    5 de Mayo pte 895, Col. Centro, C.P. 64000 Monterrey
    Honorary Consul: Eduardo Macias Santos
    Consulate of Poland in Tulancingo
    Honorary Consul: Alberto Stebelski Orlowski
                                                     Mongolia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Ulan Bator
    Diplomat 95 Ailyn bair, P.O. Box 1049, Ulaanbaatar 13
    Phone: (976 1) 32 06 41
    Fax: (976 1) 32 28 35
    E-mail: pol_embassy@magicnet.mn
    Ambassador: Krzysztof Dębnicki (since 22 March 2001)
    Born 1950 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw, studied also African history and
antrophology, political sciences at Legon University in Ghana. Grant holder of Delhi University and State University of
New York. Doctor of Political Sciences, associated to University of Warsaw from 1975. Counsellor at the Embassy of
Poland in New Delhi (1995–1999), in the Department of Asia, Australia and Pacific (1999–2001). Journalist, published
several books.
    Official for Consular Matters: Leszek Wiącek
                                                      Moldova

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Kishinev
    St.Plămădeală 3, MD-2009 Chişinău
    Phone: (373 2) 23 85 51/2
    Fax: (373 2) 23 85 53
    E-mail: ambpolsk@ch.moldpac.md
    Ambassador: Piotr Marciniak (since 1 August 2000)
    Born 1949 in Łódź; University degres: M.A. in Political Science, Warsaw University (1971), Ph.D. in Humanities,
Higher School of Social Sciences (1979). Lecturer at Higher School of Social Sciences (1973–1981). Associate
Professor at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń (1985–1990) and at the Institute of Political Sciences, Polish
Academy of Sciences (1990–1993, 1997–2000). Secretary of the underground “Reform and Democracy” Association
(1987–1990). Co-founder of the “Unia Pracy” (1992) and member of its leadership. Parliamentary deputy to the Sejm
(1993–1997), Deputy Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Parliamentary Committee (1993–1994, 1995–1997), Deputy
Chairman of Extraordinary Parliamentary Committee for Inspections (1996–1997); member of the Constitutional
Committee of the National Assembly; member of Polish Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE
(1993–1997). Coordinator of the Programme on NGOs and Legislation, Forum for Non-Governmental Initatives
(1998–2000). Author of several books and over 100 articles. Editor-in-Chief of “Przegląd Społeczny” (1992–1996).
    Head of Consular Section: Alfred Fiderkiewicz
                                                      Morocco

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Rabat
    23, rue Oqbah, Rabat-Agdal, B.P. 425
    Phone: (212 7) 77 11 73
    Fax: (212 7) 77 53 20
    E-mail: apologne@iam.net.ma
    Website:www.ambpologne.ma
    Ambassador: Jacek Stępiński (since 1 August 1999), also accredited to Mauritania
     Born 1940 in Łoś. Graduate, Faculty of Modern Philologies, Institute of Oriental Studies, University of Warsaw, and
Political Sciences, Higher School of Social Sciences. Associated to the University of Warsaw (1962–1972), interpreter,
First Secretary at the Polish Embassy in Egypt (1993–1977) and in Iraq (1981–1986), Counsellor in the MFA specialised
in Middle East Affairs, Counsellor in the Polish Embassy in Egypt (1990–1991), Polish Ambassador to Sana
(1991–1996), Deputy Director in the Cabinet of the Minister of Foreign Affairs (1996–1999).
    Head of Consular Section: Janusz Majewski
    Consulate General of Poland in Casablanca
    9, rue d’Alger, Casablanca
    Consul General: Jarosław Krystyniak
                                                    Mozambique
    Consulate of Poland in Maputo
    Rua des Flores 42/2, Maputo, P.O. Box 4478
    Honorary Consul: Alberto Tipsala Mabjaia
                                                        Nepal
    Consulate General of Poland in Kathmandu
    Golchha House, Ganabahal, Kathmandu
    Honorary General Consul: Hulaschand Golchha
                                                    Netherlands
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in The Hague
    Alexanderstraat 25, 2514 JM, Den Haag
    Phone: (31 70) 799 01 00, 360 28 06, 360 58 14
    Fax: (31 70) 360 28 10
    E-mail: ambhaga@polamb.nl
    Website: www.polamb.nl
    Ambassador: Jan Michałowski (since 19 October 2002)
    Born 1946 in Warsaw. Education: doctor of humanities, Warsaw University/High School of Social Studies, M.A. in
Law, Warsaw University (1969). Professional career: expert, Film Export-Import Enterprise “Film Polski” (1969–1975);
inspector, Central Committee, Polish United Workers Party (1978–1983); inspector, United Nations Secretariat, New
York (1980–1982); Counsellor to the Minister, Legal and Treaty Department, MFA (1983–1985); First Secretary,
Embassy of Poland, Athens (1985–1990); Counsellor to the Minister, adviser to the Minister, Head of Division in Legal
and Treaty Department, MFA (1990–1995); Consul General-Minister Plenipotentiary, Consulate General of the
Republic of Poland, Paris (1995–1999); Senior Counsellor to the Minister, acting Deputy Director of Legal and Treaty
Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (1999); Senior Counsellor to the Minister, acting Director of Legal and Treaty
Department, MFA (2001–2002).
    Head of Consular Section: Zbigniew Czubiński
     Consulate of Poland in Amsterdam
    Johannes Vermeerstraat 9, 1071 DK Amsterdam-Zuid,
    Honorary Consul: Willem Frederik Dutilh
    Consulate of Poland in Appeldoorn
    P.O. Box 4, 7300 AA Apeldoorn
    Honorary Consul: Johannes Gesinus Bax
                                                   New Zealand
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Wellington
    17 Upland Rd., Kelburm, Wellington
    Phone: (64 4 ) 475 94 53
    Fax: (64 4) 475 94 58
    E-mail: polishembassy@tra.co.nz
    Chargé d’Affaires: Counsellor Andrzej Sołtysiński
    Consulate of Poland in Auckland
    51 Granger Road, Howick, Auckland 1705
    Honorary Consul: John Roy-Wojciechowski
                                                      Nigeria
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Abuja
    16 Ona Crescent (off Lake Tchad Crescent)
    Maitama, Abuja
    Phone: (234 9) 413 82 80, 413 82 83
    Fax: (234 9) 413 82 81
    E-mail: poembabu@linkserve.com.ng
    Office in Lagos (visa section)
    10 Idejo Street
    Victoria Island, Lagos
    Phone: (234 1) 261 46 84, 261 46 86
    Fax: (234 1) 261 46 85
    Ambassador: Grzegorz Waliński (since 26 April 2002)
     Born 1963 in Warsaw. Graduate, Institute of History, Warsaw University; DEA in Social Anthropology, Ecole des
hautes études en sciences sociales, Ph. D. in History. Fellowships: Oxford University; Maison des sciences de l’Homme,
Paris; Institute of Development Studies, University of Helsinki; Center for African Studies, Uppsala. Field research:
South Africa, Ghana. Specialises in African political systems, author of two books and a number of papers in Polish and
foreign scientific journals. Researcher, Centre for Studies on Non-European Countries (PAS), part-time journalist for
Polish Radio Broadcasting (1988–1998). Treasurer and member of the board of the Polish Society of African Studies
(1990–1994). A UN volunteer in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Programme officer, then counsellor and head of section,
Polish National Commission for UNESCO (1996–2001). In 1996–2001 member of Polish delegations to a number of
sessions of the UNESCO General Conference and the Executive Board, to the International Conference on Higher
Education (Paris) and the International Conference on Science (Budapest).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Tomasz Pyrcz
                                                     Nicaragua
    Consulate of Poland in Managua
    Los Robles R-17, Managua
    Honorary Consul: Edgard de Jesús Vargas Guzman
                                                        Norway
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Oslo
    Olav Kyrres Plass 1, 0244 Oslo 2
    Phone: (47 22) 55 55 36
    Fax: (47 22) 44 48 39
    E-mail: ambpol@online.no
    Website: www.poland-embassy-no.com
    Ambassador: Andrzej Jaroszyński (since 2 April 2001), also accredited to Iceland
    Born 1947 in Lublin. Graduate, Faculty of Humanities, Institute of English Philology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska
University in Lublin. Teacher and interpreter, Senior Lecturer at Catholic University of Lublin (since 1970). Polish Consul
in Chicago (1990–1994), Counsellor at the Polish Embassy, Washington (1994–1995), subsequently
Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary (1995–1998). Director of the Department of Security Policy (1998–2001).
    Head of Consular Section: Anna Śmiałek-Grzyb
    Consulate of Poland in Bergen
    Bjarne Riber Gruppen, Kalfarv. 57 a, P.O. Box 985 Sentrum 5808 Bergen
    Honorary Consul: Fritz Thorkil Rieber
    Consulate of Poland in Stavanger
    Kongsgårdbakken 3, 4001 Stavanger
    P.O. Box 24, 4001 Stavanger
    Honorary Consul: Ulf-Einar Staalesen
    Consulate of Poland in Trondheim
    TMW-Kaia 23, 74485 Trondheim
    Honorary Consul: Harald Johan Lydersen
                                                        Pakistan

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Islamabad
    Diplomatic Enclave 2, G-5/4, Street 24, P.O. Box 1032, Islamabad
    Phone: (92 51) 227 94 91, 227 94 92
    Fax: (92 51) 227 94 98
    E-mail: polemb@isb.comsats.net.pk
    Ambassador: Tomasz Kozłowski (since 25 May 2001), also accredited to Afghanistan (since 22 October 2002)
     Born 1958 in Wielgie. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations. With MFA since 1984, officer in
diplomatic and consular service in Jakarta (1987–1991) and Kuala Lumpur (1994–1998). Member of the UN
Observation Mission in South Africa (1994). Counsellor to the Minister at the Department of the UN Economic and
Social Affairs, Head of the Task Force for Development Cooperation (1998–2001).
    Consulate of Poland in Karachi
    D-6 1st Gizri Lane, Phase IV, Defence Officers Housing Authority, Karachi 75500
    Consul General: Janusz Byliński
                                                        Panama
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Panama
    Apartado Postal 8782, Panamá 5
    Phone: (507) 263 62 54, 263 50 97
    Fax: (507) 223 37 17
    E-mail: hek@pananet.com
    Chargé d’Affaires a.i.: Marcin Popławski (also in charge of consular matters)
    Consulate of Poland in Colon
    Plaza Colon 2000, Oficina No 49, calle 12, Paseo Gorgas, Colon
    Honorary Consul: Jose Palermo
                                                 Papua New Guinea
    Consulate of Poland in Port Moresby
    P.O. Box 6616, Cairns, QLD 4870
    c/o MBA, Port Moresby 170, PNG
    Honorary Consul: John Ralston Wild
                                                       Paraguay

    Consulate of Poland in Asunción
    Palma 685, Asunción, P.O. Box 276
    Honorary Consul: Jorge Aníbal Goldenberg Asrilevich
                                                          Peru
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Lima
    Avenida Salaverry 1978, Jesús María, Miraflores, Lima 11. Postal Address: Casilla de correo 180174, Miraflores,
    Lima 18
    Phone: (51 1) 471 39 20
    Fax: (51 1) 471 39 25, 471 48 13
    E-mail: embpolpe@amauta.rcp.net.pe
    Website: www.poloniaembperu.cc
    Ambassador: Zdzisław Sośnicki (since 11 October 2002), also accredited to Bolivia and Ecuador
     Born 1951 in Warsaw. Graduate, Economy Faculty at the Academy of Economy in Wrocław. Completed
post-graduated studies in Diplomatic Academy in Madrid and Moscow, specialized in Iberian studies. Joined MFA in
1985, Senior Counsellor of the Minister in the Department of North and South America; official in diplomatic service as
Secretary of the Polish Mission to the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission in Panmunjom, Democratic People’s
Republic of Korea (1979–1980), First Secretary and Chargé d’Affaires at the Polish Embassy in Managua (1990–1992),
Counsellor and Chargé d’Affaires at the Polish Embassy in Caracas (1992–1995), Counsellor and Deputy Head of
Political Section at the Polish Mission to the European Union in Brussels (1999–2002).
    Official for Consular Matters: Counsellor Tomasz W. Pyrcz
    Consulate of Poland in Callao
    Ave. San Juan 705, Surco, Lima
    Honorary Consul: Piotr Nawrocki
    Consulate of Poland in Trujillo
    Los Granados 389, Trujillo
    Honorary Consul: Władysław Bobrek
    Consulate of Poland in Arequipa
    Calle Mariscal Benavides 307, Selva Alegre, Arequipa
    Honorary Consul: Mauricio Chabaneix Belling
                                                       Philippines
    Consulate General of Poland in Manila
    UPL Building, Sta. Clara St., Intramuros, Manila
    Honorary Consul General: Fernando V. Lising
                                                        Portugal

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Lisbon
    Avenida das Descobertas 2, 1400-092 Lisboa
    Phone: (351 21) 301 23 50
    Fax: (351 21) 301 02 02
    E-mail: empol@mail.telepac.pt
    Website: www.emb-polonia.pt
    Ambassador: Adam Halamski (since 12 October 1999)
    Born 1949 in Będzin. M.A. (sociology) with honors and the Rector’s Prize, Faculty of Philosophy and History,
Jagiellonian University in Cracow (1972). Doctor (habilitated) of Humanities at the Polish Academy of Sciences (1990).
Joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1990; Counsellor and Minister Plenipotentiary of the Polish Embassy in Paris
(1991–1996); Deputy Director of Europe-West Department, Weimar correspondent of MFA, Director of the Department
of Western Europe (1998–1999).
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Monika Konieczna
    Consulate of Poland in Porto
    Edificio Amorim 2, Rua da Corticeira, ns 34, Apartado 47, Meladas, 4536 Mozelos
    Honorary Consul: Rui Miguel Duarte Alegre
                                                     Puerto Rico
    Consulate of Poland in San Juan
    Hotel “Pierre”, Suite 103, 105 de Diego Ave., San Juan, P.R.00911
    Honorary Consul: Bohdan Chester Hryniewicz
                                                       Romania
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Bucharest
    Al. Alexandru 23, Bucureşti
    Phone: (40 21) 230 23 30
    Fax: (40 21) 230 78 32
    E-mail: ambasada@bukareszt.ro
    Website: www.bukareszt.ro
    Ambassador: Michał Klinger (since 1 August 1999)
     Born 1946 in Leszno. Graduate, Christian Theological Academy in Warsaw. Student of physics and astronomy at
University of Warsaw. Theologian and specialist on Ortodox Church. Since 1990 in diplomatic and consular service.
First Secretary in the Polish Embassy in Praque and Deputy Director of the Polish Culture Centre. Responsible for
Political Division in new Polish Embassy in Bratislava, Chargé d’Affaires there (1996). Counsellor in the Department of
Europe, MFA, and Head of the South-Eastern Europe Section (1996–1999).
    Head of Consular Section: Counsellor Marian Borys Sekała
                                                        Russia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Moscow
    Klimashkina 4, 123557 Moskva
    Phone: (7 095) 231 15 00
    Fax: (7 095) 231 15 15
    E-mail: embassy@polemb.ru
    Ambassador: Stefan Meller (since 26 September 2002)
     Born 1942 in Lyon (France). Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw. Doctor (Habilitated) of History,
Professor of Humanities, specialist on French history and Polish-French relations. Associated to Polish Institute of
International Affairs (1966–1968), Lecturer at University of Warsaw, Section in Białystok, and Institute of Philosophy and
Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences. Vice-President of the Theatre Academy in Warsaw (1981–1984). Joined MFA
in 1992, Deputy Director and subsequently Director, Department of Europe I, Under Secretary of State (1995–1996).
Ambassador of Poland to Paris (1996–2001).
    Head of Consular Section: Counsellor Tomasz Klimański
    Consulate General of Poland in Irkutsk
    Hotel “Rus”, Svierdlova 19, 664000 Irkutsk
    Consul General: Stanisław Sokół
    Consulate General of Poland in Kaliningrad
    Kashtanova 51, 236000 Kaliningrad
    Consul General: Jarosław Czubiński
    Consulate General of Poland in St. Petersburg
    5 Sovietskaya 12/14, 193130 St. Petersburg
    Consul General: Eugeniusz Mielcarek
                                                       Salvador
    Consulate of Poland in San Salvador
    43 Avenida Norte No. 204, Colonia Flor Blanca
    Honorary Consul: Carlos Enrique Merazzo Pinto
                                                    Saudi Arabia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Riyadh
    P.O. Box 94016, Riyadh 11693
    Phone: (966 1) 482 32 82
    Fax: (966 1) 482 32 82
    E-mail: rijadamb@shabakah.net.sa
    Ambassador: Krzysztof Płomiński (since 1 July 1999)
     Born 1947 in Wojciechów. Graduate, Faculty of Law, University of Łódź and Moscow State Institute of International
Relations. Specialist in Arab countries. Joined MFA in 1971, officer in the Department of Asia (later Department of Asia,
Africa, Australia and Pacific); its Deputy Director (1988–1990, 1996–1998). Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to
Baghdad (1990–1996).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Edward Stankiewicz
    Consulate of Poland in Jeddah
    P.O. Box 439, Jeddah 21411 (King Abdul Aziz Street, Attar Building)
    Consul Honorary: Hassan Omar Saddik Attar
                                                       Senegal
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Dakar
    Villa Les Ailes, fenetre Mermoz, Fann-Residence, Dakar BP 343
    Phone: (221) 824 23 54
    Fax: (221) 824 95 26
    E-mail: ambpolgn@cyg.sn
    Ambassador: Tomasz Niegodzisz (since June 2000), also accredited to Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau,
Burkina Faso, Cape Verde and Mali
    Born 1957 in Suwałki. Graduate, Faculty of Law, Catholic University of Lublin (KUL); post-graduate studies in
Freiburg (Switzerland). Associated to KUL (1986–1993). Joined MFA in 1993, officer in Law and Treaty Department,
Counsellor in the Foreign Minister’s Cabinet (1993–1997). Counsellor in the Polish Embassy in Minsk and the Director
of Polish Institute there (1997–2000).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Bogusław Bojanowicz
                                                      Singapore

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Singapore
    435 Orchard Road, 10-01/02 WISMA ATRIA, Singapore 238877
    Phone: (65) 673 40 466
    Fax: (65) 673 46 129
    E-mail: polish_embassy@pacific.net.sg
    Chargé d’Affaires a.i.: Włodzimierz Pacześny (also in charge of consular matters)
                                                       Slovakia
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Bratislava
    Humelova 4, 81491 Bratislava
    Phone: (421 2) 544 131 74, 544 131 96
    Fax: (421 2) 544 131 84
    E-mail: bratampl@nextra.sk
    Ambassador: Jan Komornicki (since 15 April 1997)
    Born 1943 in Iwonicz. Graduate, Faculty of Forestry, Agricultural Academy in Cracow and post-graduate studies
there. Official in the Tatra Mountains National Park (1968–1973), Head of the mountain rescuers in Zakopane
(1973–1988), Director of the Environment Department of the Voivodship Office in Nowy Sącz (1988–1992);
Vice-Chairman of the Polish Peasants Party (1990–1992); Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of Environment
(1992–1993); Chairman of Sejm Environment Committee (1993–1997), Chairman of Polish-Slovakian Parliamentary
Group (1994–1997).
    Head of Consular Section, Counsellor Wojciech Biliński
                                                       Slovenia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Ljubljana
    1000 Ljubljana, Rožna dolina, Cesta XV št.18,
    Phone: (386 01) 423 28 80, 423 28 82
    Fax: (386 01) 423 28 81
    E-mail: ambpol.si@siol.net
    Website: www.poland-embassy.si
    Ambassador: Janusz Jesionek (since 9 September 2002)
     Born 1945 in Warsaw. Faculty of Trade, Central School of Planning and Statistics. Completed Postgraduate Study
for Foreign Affairs in Warsaw. Joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1982. Counsellor in the Department at Information
Center, First Secretary in the Polish Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela (1987–1991) Deputy Director in the Department of
International Economic Relations in the MFA (1991–1993). Chargé d’Affaires and Commercial Counsellor in the Polish
Embassy in Nicosia, Cyprus (1993–2000). Deputy Director in the Department of the Information Systems, MFA
(2000–2002).
    Consulate of Poland in Nova Gorica
    Vipavska cesta 13, Rožna Dolina, 5000 Nova Gorica
    Honorary Consul: Nedjan Brateslavec
                                                     South Africa

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Pretoria
    14 Amos Street, Colbyn, 0083 Pretoria
    Phone: (27 12) 430 26 31, 430 26 32
    Fax: (27 12) 430 26 08
    E-mail: amb.pol@pixie.co.za
   Ambassador: Krzysztof Śliwiński (since 16 August 2000), also accredited to Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique,
Namibia and Swaziland
    Born 1940. Graduate, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw and Academy of Catholic Theology. Doctor of
Natural Sciences. Associated to the University of Warsaw (1961–1980). Lecturer at the Kisangani University in Zaire
(1974–1979). Activist of the democratic opposition, Head of the Foreign Affairs Division in Solidarity Independent Trade
Union; interned during martial law period. Deputy Editor of Gazeta Wyborcza daily (1989–1990). Ambassador to Rabat
(1990–1994), Director of the Department of Promotion and Information, MFA (1994–1995), Minister’s Plenipotentiary for
Contacts with the Jewish Diaspora (1995–1999). The special envoy of the Minister of Foreign Affairs to conflicts in Africa
(1999–2000). Granted the title of Ambassador ad personam in 1998.
    Official for Consular Matters: Counsellor Marian Bark
    Consulate of Poland in Durban
    3 Chase Place, Westville 3630 RSA
    Honorary Consul: Andrzej Kiepiela
                                                         Spain

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Madrid
    c. Guisando, 23 bis, 28035 Madrid
    Phone: (34 91) 373 66 05, 373 66 06
    Fax: (34 91) 373 66 24
    E-mail: madryt@embajada-polonia.org
    Website: www.embajada-polonia.org
    Ambassador: Grażyna Bernatowicz (since 12 June 2002), also accredited to Andorra
    Born 1946 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Law, University of Warsaw, post-graduate studies at the School of
Journalism. Associated to Polish Institute of International Affairs, Doctor (Habilitated) of Political Sciences. Associate
Professor at Warsaw School of Management and Marketing. Joined MFA in 1993. Deputy Director of the Department of
Studies and Planning (1997–1998). Director-Co-ordinator of the Department of European Integration (1998–2000),
Under Secretary of State (2000–2002).
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Zbigniew Adamczyk
    Consulate General of Poland in Barcelona
    Ave. Diagonal 593-595, 08014 Barcelona
    Consul General: Joanna Kozińska-Frybes
    Consulate of Poland in Murcia
    c/las Norias 1/2B, 30009 Murcia
    Honorary Consul: Jorge Matias Zieleniewski Redziejowski
    Consulate of Poland in Palma de Mallorca
    c/Bartomeu Sureda i Misserol, 4A 1, 07011 Palma de Mallorca
    Honorary Consul: Sylvia Riera Borrego
    Consulate of Poland in Valencia
    Co. Nuevo de Picania 31-1-da, Valencia
    Honorary Consul: Ramon Sentis Duran
                                                     Sri Lanka

    Consulate General of Poland in Colombo
    c/o Deputy Charmain’s Office,
    Phoenix Ventures Ltd., 2nd Floor, 409 Galle Road, Colombo 3
    Honorary Consul General: Kandiah Balendra
                                                      Sudan
    Consulate of Poland in Khartoum
    New Extension, P.O. Box 17-18, Khartoum
    Honorary Consul: Hussein Mohamed Hassan
                                                     Surinam
    Consulate of Poland in Paramaribo
    Wagenwegstraat 57 a, Downtown, Paramaribo
    Honorary Consul: Dennis K. Kopinsky
                                                     Sweden

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Stockholm
    Karlavagen 35, S-114 31 Stockholm
    Phone: (46 8) 5057 50 00
    Fax: (46 8) 5057 50 86
    E-mail: a.habant@swipnet.se
    Website:www.polemb.se
    Ambassador: Marek Prawda (since 27 September 2001)
    Born 1956 in Kielce. Graduate of Leipzig University; post-graduate studies in the Institute of Philosophy and
Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw. Doctor of Humanities, associated to Polish Academy of Sciences
(1984–1992). First Secretary and subsequently Counsellor and Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary at the Polish
Embassy in the Federal Republic of Germany (1992–1998). Deputy Director and subsequently Director of the
Department of Western Europe (1998–2001), Director of the Minister’s Secretariat (2001).
    Consulate General of Poland in Malmö
    Adolf Fredriksgatan 13, 217 74 Malmö
    Consul General: Marek Bykowski
    Consulate General of Poland in Stockholm
    Prästgardsgatan 5, 172-32 Sundbyberg
    Consul General: Stefan Skawina
    Consulate of Poland in Karlskrona
    c/o Polkinge, Östra Kpömansgatan 2A, 371 33 Karlskrona
    Honorary Consul: Magdalena Kurczewska-Svensson
    Consulate of Poland in Umeå
    Umestan Företagspark, 903 47 Umeå
    Honorary Consul: Mikołaj Gładzki
                                                     Switzerland
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Bern
    Elfenstrasse 20a. CH-3006 Bern
    Phone: (41 31) 352 04 52, 352 54 57
    Fax: (41 31) 352 34 16
    E-mail: polishemb@dial.eunet.ch
    Website: www.pol-amb.ch
    Ambassador: Jerzy Margański (since 21 April 2001), also accredited to Liechtenstein
    Born 1955 in Tarnobrzeg. Graduate, Faculty of Philosophy and History, Jagiellonian University in Cracow and
Albert Ludwig University in Freiburg (Germany). Doctor of Philosophy. Joined MFA in 1990. Second Secretary,
subsequently First Secretary and Counsellor of the Polish Embassy in Bonn (1990–1995). Deputy Director,
subsequently Director of Department of Europe-West (1995–1997). Minister Plenipotentiary at the Representation of
the Polish Embassy in Berlin (1997–1999). Director of the Minister’s Cabinet (1999–2001).
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Wojciech Miazgowski
                                                         Syria

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Damascus
    Rue Georges Haddad, Damascus BP 501
    Phone: (963 11) 333 30 10, 333 60 10
    Fax: (963 11) 331 53 18
    E-mail: damapol@scs-net.org
    Ambassador: Jacek Chodorowicz (since 12 October 2001)
     Born 1964 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw; completed the course for diplomats in
the Dutch Institute for International Relations. Joined MFA in 1992. Chargé d’Affaires in the Polish Embassy in Harare in
the rank of First Secretary and subsequently Counsellor (1995–1999). Head of the Sub-Saharan Africa Section in the
Department of Africa, Asia, Australia and Pacific (1993–1995). Director of the Department of Africa and the Middle East
(1999–2001).
    Consulate of Poland in Aleppo
    Arabian Travel and Tourism Co., Baron St.
    Honorary Consul: Ahmed Azzam Zeitouni
                                                      Tanzania

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Dar es Salaam
    63, Alykhan Road, Upanga, Dar es Salaam P.O. Box 2188
    Phone: (255 22) 211 52 71, 266 75 01
    Fax: (255 22) 211 58 12, 266 83 09
    E-mail: polamb@twiga.com
    Chargé d’Affaires a.i.: Counsellor Roman Strzemiecki (also in charge of consular matters)
                                                       Thailand

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Bangkok
    Sri-Yukhon Building, 8A Sukhumvit Road, Soi 5, P.O. Box 1167, 10110 Bangkok
    Phone: (66 2) 251 88 91/2
    Fax: (66 2) 251 88 95
    E-mail: jntn@asiaaccess.net.th, polemb@loxinfo.co.th
    Website: www.poland.or.th (in construction)
    Ambassador: Jerzy Surdykowski (since 17 August 1999), also accredited to Myanmar and the Philippines
     Born 1939 in Warsaw. Graduate, Gdańsk Technical University, man of many professions. Writer and journalist,
activist of democratic opposition, after martial law imposition (1981) deprived of membership in Polish United Workers
Party and employment in official media. Vice-Chairman of the Association of Polish Journalists (1980–1981) and later in
the underground. Political columnist in the underground press, subsequently in Tygodnik Powszechny weekly, Tygodnik
Solidarność and Rzeczpospolita daily (1989–1990). Consul General in New York (1990–1996); Lecturer in the
International School of Journalism, Jagiellonian University in Cracow, and publicist of the weekly Wprost.
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Wieńczysław Antczak
                                                            Togo

    Consulate of Poland in Lomé
    Inte-Seas Togo, Boulevard du Mono 93
    Honorary Consul: Soumou Tchamdja
                                                       Tunisia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tunis
    5, Impasse No 1, Rue de Cordoue, 2092 El Manar I Tunis
    Phone: (216 71) 87 38 37, 87 48 43
    Fax: (216 71) 87 29 87
    E-mail: amb-pologne@email.ati.tn
    Ambassador: Rafał Karpiński (since 7 September 2000 )
     Born 1941 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of History, University of Warsaw, Doctor of Humanities. Associated to
University of Warsaw (1964–1990). Officer in the Sejm Chancellery (1990–2000), lately as Deputy Director of the
International Relations Bureau.
    Official for Consular Matters: Counsellor Ryszard Krzyśków
                                                        Turkey

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Ankara
    Atatürk Bulvari 241, Kavaklidere PK 20, 06650 Ankara
    Phone: (90 312) 467 56 19, 467 33 65
    Fax: (90 312) 467 89 63
    E-mail: polamb@superonline.com
    Website: www.polonya.org.tr
    Ambassador: Andrzej Ananicz (since 27 September 2001)
    Born 1951 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Modern Philology, Turkish Studies, University of Warsaw. Doctor of
Humanities (1981). Associated to University of Warsaw (1974–1991; 1996–1997); since 1979 initiator and
Editor-in-Chief of independent quarterly Obóz, co-founder of the Centre of Eastern Europe and Central Asia Studies at
University of Warsaw (1990). With MFA since 1991 (up to 1994 and from 1997); Deputy Director, subsequently Director
of Europe Department, Under Secretary of State (1992–1994); Under Secretary and Secretary of State for Foreign
Affairs in the President’s Chancellery (1994–1995). Deputy Chairman of Euroatlantic Association and Supervisory
Council of the Lech Wałęsa Institute. Secretary of State, First Deputy of the Minister of Foreign Affairs (1997–2001).
    Head of Consular Section: Counsellor Lech Faszcza
    Consulate General of Poland in Istanbul
    Büyük Çiftlik Sok, Yücel Apt. 5/7 Nis antaşi Istanbul
    Consul General: Mirosław Stawski
    Consulate of Poland in Mersin
    Ismet Inonu Bulvari uysal, apt. 4 d.7., 33100 Mersin
    Honorary Consul: Jan Taşçi
                                                       Uganda
    Consulate of Poland in Kampala
    Plot 22 Jinja Road, Kampala-Uganda P.O. Box 2834
    Honorary Consul: Ephraim R. Kamuntu
                                                     Ukraine
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Kiev
    Yaroslaviv Val 12, 01034 Kyiv-34
    Phone: (380 44) 230 07 00
    Fax: (380 44) 464 13 36
    E-mail: ambasada@polska.com.ua
    Ambassador: Marek Ziółkowski (since 29 May 2001)
    Born 1955 in Kętrzyn. Graduate, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Warsaw. Counsellor of the Polish Embassy in
Minsk (1992–1996), Adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs at the Department Europe-East, subsequently Deputy
Director (1997–1998). Director of the Department of Eastern Europe (1998–2001).
    Consulate General of Poland in Kharkiv
    Artioma 16, 61002 Kharkiv
    Consul General: Michał Żórawski
    Consulate General of Poland in Kiev
    Yaroslaviv Val 12, 01034 Kyiv-34
    Consul General (acting): Krzysztof Świderek
    Consulate General of Poland in Lviv
    Iwana Franko 110, 290011 Lviv
    Consul General: Krzysztof Sawicki
                                              United Arab Emirates

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Abu Dhabi
    P.O. Box 2334 Abu Dhabi
    Phone: (971 2) 446 52 00
    Fax: (971 2) 446 29 67
    E-mail: polcon99@emirates.net.ae
    Website: www.plembassy.gov.ae
    Chargé d’Affaires: Mirosław Adamczyk
                          United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in London
    47 Portland Place, London W1B 1JH
    Phone: (44) 870 774 27 00
    Fax: (44) 207 291 35 76
    E-mail: polishembassy@polishembassy.org.uk
    Website: www.polishembassy.org.uk
    Ambassador: Stanisław Komorowski (since 12 August 1999)
    Born 1953 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw, Doctor of Biophysics. Associated to
Polish Academy of Sciences (1978–1990). Joined MFA in 1991. Deputy Director, subsequently Director of the
Department of Europe (1991–1994). Polish Ambassador to the Netherlands (1994–1998), Director of the Minister’s
Secretariat (1998–1999).
    Consulate General of Poland in Edinburgh
    2 Kinnear Road, Edinburgh EH3 5PE
    Consul General: Wojciech Tyciński
    Consulate General of Poland in London
    73 New Cavendish St., London W1W 6LS
    Consul General: Tomasz Trafas
    Consulate of Poland in Bristol
    19 Whiteladies Rd., Clifton, Bristol BS8 1PB
    Honorary Consul: Ireneusz G. Peszyński
    Consulate of Poland in Gibraltar
    35, Governor’s Parade, Gibraltar
    Honorary Consul: Anthony J.P. Lombard
    Consulate of Poland in Hull
    41, North Bar Without, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 7AG
    Honorary Consul: Joseph R. Carby-Hall
    Consulate of Poland in Kidderminster
    6, Osborne Close, Kidderminster, Worcs DY10 3YY
    Honorary Consul: Michael M.G. Oborski
    Consulate of Poland in Sheffield
    4 Palmerston Road, Sheffield S10 2TE
    Honorary Consul: Graham E. White
                                            United States of America
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Washington, D. C.
    2640 16th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009
    Phone: (1 202) 234 38 00
    Fax: (1 202) 328 62 71
    E-mail: politsection2@ioip.com
    Website: www.polandembassy.org
    Ambassador: Przemysław Grudziński (since 1 July 2000), accredited also to Haiti, Puerto Rico
    Born 1950 in Toruń. Graduate, Faculty of History, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Doctor (Habilitated) of
History. Associated Professor in Institute of History, Polish Academy of Sciences (1976–1990), Director of the Bureau of
Research, Sejm Chancellery, Director-General in Sejm Chancellery (1990–1992), Adviser to the Minister of National
Defence, subsequently Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of National Defence (1992–1993), Professor in G. C.
Marshall European Centre for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (1994–1997). Under Secretary of State
(1997–2000) in MFA.
    Consular Section: 2224 Wyoming Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008
    Head of Consular Section: Teresa Janiszewska
    Consulate General of Poland in Chicago
    1530 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Ill. 60610-1695
    Consul General: Franciszek Adamczyk
    Consulate General of Poland in Los Angeles
    12400 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 555, Los Angeles, California 90025
    Consul General: Krzysztof Kasprzyk
    Consulate General of Poland in New York
    233 Madison Ave., New York, N.Y. 10016
    Consul General-Minister Plenipotentiary: Agnieszka Magdziak-Miszewska
    Consulate of Poland in Cohasset
    22 Pratt Court, Cohasset, MA 02025
    Honorary Consul: Marek Leśniewski-Laas
    Consulate of Poland in Honolulu
    2825 S.King St., # 2701, Honolulu, HI 96826
    Honorary Consul: Bożena Jarnot
    Consulate of Poland in Houston
    2718 St. Anne’s Drive, Sugar Land TX77479-2464
    Honorary Consul: Leonard Mirosław Krażyński
    Consulate of Poland in Miami
    1440 79th St. Causeway, Suite 117, Miami Beach, FL. 33141
    Honorary Consul: Blanka A. Rosenstiel
    Consulate of Poland in St. Louis
    13421 Featherstone Drive, St. Louis, Missouri 63131-1206
    Honorary Consul: Robert Ogrodnik
                                                         Uruguay
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Montevideo
    Jorge Canning 2389, C.P. 11600 Montevideo
    Phone: (598 2) 480 13 13
    Fax: (598 2) 487 33 89
    E-mail: ambmonte@netgate.com.uy
    Ambassador: Jarosław Gugała (since 9 September 1999)
    Born 1959 in Młynary. Graduate, Chair of Iberian Studies, Faculty of Modern Philologies, University of Warsaw.
                                                       Uzbekistan
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Toshkent
    66, Firdavsiy Street (Yunusabadskiy Rayon), 700084 Toshkent
    Phone: (998 71) 120 86 50
    Fax: (998 71) 120 86 51
    E-mail: ambasada@bcc.com.uz
    Ambassador: Zenon Kuchciak (since 2 April 2001)
     Born 1960 in Kamień Pomorski. Graduate, Moscow State Institute of International Relations. Post-graduate studies
in the Polish Institute of International Affairs. With MFA since 1986, official in Diplomatic Protocol, Counsellor and Senior
Counsellor (1990–1991), Third Secretary in the Polish Business Office in Pretoria (1991–1992), Counsellor in the
Department of Europe II (1994–1996). MFA Representative in OSCE Mission in Chechnya, Deputy Head of Mission;
Political Adviser of the OSCE Mission in Croatia, Special Adviser of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (in North
Caucasus matters) 1998. Deputy Head of the Civilian Defence (1998–2000). Head of the Joint UN and OSCE
Observation Mission for parliamentary elections in Tajikistan (2000); Adviser to Plenipotentiary of OSCE Chairperson
for Caucasus matters and to the Director of OSCE Office of Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (Caucasus and
CIS) 2000; Counsellor to the Minister of Internal Affairs and Administration (2000).
    Official for Consular Matters: First Secretary Jan Soroka
                                                       Venezuela
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Caracas
    Avenida Nicolás Copérnico, Postal address: Apartado 62293, Chacao Caracas 1060A
    Phone: (58 2) 991 14 61, 991 61 67, 993 87 39
    Fax: (58 2) 992 21 64
    E-mail: ambasada@ambasada.org.ve
   Ambassador: Adam Skrybant (since 15 November 2002), also accredited to Barbados, the Dominican Republic,
Guyana, Grenada, Jamaica, Surinam, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
    Born 1947. Graduated from the Warsaw School of Economics (SGPiS). Post-graduated studies: Universidad
Complutense, Madrid, Spain; School for Social Studies, Warsaw, Goethe Institute, Göttingen, Germany. Joined MFA in
1970, Second Secretary at the Polish Embassy in Madrid; First Secretary at the Polish Embassy in Havana;
Minister-Counsellor – Permanent Mission to the UN Office in Geneva; Deputy Director of the UN System Department
MFA, Commercial Counsellor at the Polish Embassy in Madrid.
    Official for Consular Matters: Third Secretary Joanna Gawrych-Żukowska
    Consulate of Poland in Ciudad Bolivar
    Officina No. 1, Centro Comircial CADA, Ave. 17 de Diciembre, Ciudad Bolivar
    Honorary Consul: Mariusz Nitsche
    Consulate of Poland in Maracaibo
    Urbanizacion Lago Mar Beach, Calle 15 A, casa 15 D, Maracaibo
    Honorary Consul: Wojciech Gałązka
                                                         Vietnam

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Hanoi
    3, Chua Mot Cot, Hanoi
    Phone: (84 4) 845 20 27, 845 37 28
    Fax: (84 4) 823 69 14
    E-mail: polamb@hn.vnn.vn
    Ambassador: Wiesław Scholz (since 9 November 1997)
    Born 1941 in Płock. Graduate, Faculty of Law, University of Warsaw. Doctor of Political Sciences. Head of the
Foreign Department of the Central Council of Trade Unions (1972–1980). Joined MFA in 1981; First Secretary of the
Polish Embassy in Lagos, Counsellor of the Minister and Head of the Section in International Organisations Department
(1988–1991), First Secretary and subsequently Counsellor in the Polish Embassy in Bangkok (1991–1994), Adviser to
the Minister in Africa, Asia, Australia and Pacific Department.
    Consulate General of Poland in Ho Chi Minh
    Sajgon Centre, 65 Le Loi Blvd., Q.1, Ho Chi Minh
    Consul General: Tomasz Rogowski
                                                       Yemen
    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Sana
    Hadda-Fajj Attan Area, P.O. Box 16168 Sana’a
    Phone: (967 1) 41 35 23, 41 22 43
    Fax: (967 1) 41 36 47
    E-mail: polemb@y.net.ye
    Website: www.y.net.ye/polemb
    Chargé d’Affaires a.i.: Counsellor Henryk Piaszczyk
    Official for Consular Matters: Second Secretary Joanna Gawrych-Żukowska
    Consulate of Poland in Aden
    P.O. Box 594, Al-Sakkaf Building; Queen Arwa Street Crater-Aden
    Honorary Consul: Ghazi Alwan
                                                    Yugoslavia

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Belgrade
    Kneza Milośa 38, 11000 Beograd
    Phone: (381 11) 361 52 87, 361 52 97
    Fax: (381 11) 361 69 39
    E-mail: ambrpfrj@eunet.yu
    Ambassador: Tadeusz Diem (since 14 October 2001)
    Born 1940 in Warsaw. Graduate, Faculty of Chemistry, Technical University of Warsaw. Doctor on Chemistry.
Lecturer at the University of Akron, Ohio (1975–1976), Visiting Professor at Marquette and Leigh Universities
(1985–1986). Engaged in democratic opposition movement (1990–1989). Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of
National Education (1989–1991), Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to Ottawa (1992–1997). General Director,
subsequently Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of National Defence (1997–2001). Member of the Programme
Board of the East-West Institute, Executive Board of European Distance Education.
    Head of the Consular Section: Counsellor Józef Kamiński
                                                       Zambia
    Consulate of Poland in Lusaka
    Protea House, Cha cha cha Rd., Lusaka
    Honorary Consul: Maria R. Ogonowska-Wiśniewska
                                                    Zimbabwe

    Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Harare
    16 Cork Rd., Belgravia, P.O. Box 3932, Harare
    Phone: (263 4) 25 34 42/3
    Fax: (263 4) 25 37 10
    E-mail: polamb@africaonline.co.zw
    Chargé d’Affaires a.i.: Counsellor-Minister Plenipotentiary Jan Wieliński (also in charge of Zambia and
Malawi)
    Official for Consular Matters: Third Secretary Przemysław Kowalczuk

                                       2. International Organisations

                                                 Council of Europe
    Permanent Representation of the Republic of Poland
    2 rue Geiler, 67000 Strasbourg, France
    Phone: (33) 388 37 23 00
    Fax: (33) 388 37 23 10
    E-mail: sprps5@free.fr
   Permanent Representative of the Republic of Poland at the Council of Europe: Krzysztof Kocel (since 10
September 2001).
     Born 1950 in Wrocław. Graduate, Faculty of Law, University of Łódź. Doctor of Law, since 1975 associated to
University of Łódź (1975–1990), Chair of Public International Law and International Relations. Chief editor of
Wiadomości Dnia daily (1990–1991). Director in the Bureau for European Integration, Prime Minister’s Office
(1991–1992). With MFA since 1992. Ambassador in Phnom-Penh (1992–1997) and Hanoi (1994–1997). Senior
Counsellor to the Minister, Deputy Director in the Department of Africa, Asia, Australia and Pacific (1997–1998). Director
of the Department of European Institutions and Regional Policy (1998–2001).
                                                  European Union

    Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland
    282-284, Avenue de Tervuren, 1150 Bruxelles, Belgium.
    Phone: (32 2) 777 72 00, 777 72 11
    Fax: (32 2) 777 72 97, 777 72 98
    E-mail: 101642.2616@compuserve.com
    Ambassador-Head of the Mission: Marek Grela (since 18 April 2002)
     Born 1949 in Kraków. Graduate, Faculty of International Economics, Central School of Planning and Statistics,
Doctor of Economics, Associate Professor in International Relations. Since 1972 with the MFA, delegate to the CSCE in
Geneva and Helsinki (1972–1975), Polish Embassy in Madrid (1977–1981), research fellow in the Polish Institute of
International Affairs (1981–1989), research fellow at the East-West Institute of Security Studies in New York
(1983–1984), delegate to the CFE in Vienna (1986–1988), Minister-Counsellor in the Polish Embassy in Dublin
(1991–1996), Under Secretary of State in the MFA (1997), Poland’s Representative to FAO in Rome (1998–2002).
                                                   NATO and WEU

    Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Poland to NATO and WEU in Brussels
    Bld Léopold III, B-1110 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Phone: (32 2) 707 13 88
    Fax: (32 2) 707 13 89
    E-mail: PERMREP.PL@polnato.be
    Ambassador: Jerzy M. Nowak (since March 2002)
    Born 1937 in Bucniów. Graduate, Main School of Foreign Service, Doctor of Law (Nicolaus Copernicus University in
Toruń). With MFA since 1960. Posted in Dar es Salaam, Buenos Aires, New York and Vienna; Permanent
Representative of the Republic of Poland to the UN and the OSCE Office in Vienna in the rank of Ambassador
(1990–1997). Director of the Department of the Security Policy (1997–2000). Ambassador of Poland to Spain and the
Principality of Andorra (2000–2002). Since March 2002 Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Poland to NATO
and WEU. Specialist in the field of multilateral diplomacy and European security and disarmament, representative of
Poland to numerous international conferences within UN, CSCE/OSCE, NATO systems, author of several publications
on international politics. Has been awarded the title of Ambassador ad personam.
                           Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe

    Mission of Poland to the OSCE
    Hietzinger Hauptstrasse 42 c, 1130 Wien, Austria
    Phone: (43 1) 870 158 04
    Fax: (43 1) 870 153 31
    E-mail: oscemis.pl@Eunet.at
    Ambassador-Head of the Mission: Henryk Szlajfer (since 1 February 2000)
     Born 1947 in Wrocław. Graduate, Institute of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw, Doctor of Humanities,
lecturer at the University of Coimbra (Portugal) and Dar es Salaam (Tanzania). Assistant Professor, Institute of Political
Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Deputy Director, and subsequently Acting Director, of the Polish Institute of
International Affairs (PISM), (1991–1993), Director of the Department of Strategic Studies – PISM, MFA (1993–1994),
Professor in G.C. Marshall European Centre for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (1994–1996). Director of
the Department of Studies and Planning, later Department of Strategy and Policy Planning (1996–2000). Ambassador
ad personam.
                                           United Nations Organisation

    Permanent Mission of Poland to the United Nations
    9 East 66th Street, New York, N.Y. 10021, USA
    Phone: (1 212) 744 25 06, 744 25 09
    Fax: (1 212) 517 67 71
    E-mail: poland@un.int
    Website: www.un.int/poland
    Ambassador-Permanent Representative of Poland to the UN: Janusz Stańczyk (since 16 December 1999)
     Born 1955 in Tarnów. Graduate of the Department of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University and
Saint Louis University School of Law. Holder of scholarship of the University of Michigan (USA). Doctor of legal sciences,
Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences (1985). In 1978–1992 scholar at Historical and Legal
Institute of the Jagiellonian University and Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Since 1992
official at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Till 1995 Director of the Legal and Treaty Department, in 1995–1996 Director
General for Legal Affairs. From 1997 Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In 1992–1996 and
1998–2000 member of the Polish Delegation for UNGA sessions as well as many conferences under UN auspices.
Author of numerous publications on public international law.
                          UN Office and the International Organisations in Vienna

    Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland to the United Nations
    Hietzinger Hauptstrasse 42 c, 1130 Wien, Austria
    Phone: (43 1) 870 158 16
    Fax: (43 1) 870 153 31
    E-mail: oscemis.pl@Eunet.at
    Ambassador-Permanent Representative: Henryk Szlajfer (since 1 February 2000)
                                                UN Office in Geneva

    Permanent Mission of Poland
    15 Chemin de l’Ancienne Route, 1218 Grand Saçonnex, Genève, Switzerland
    Phone: (41 22) 710 97 97
    Fax: (41 22) 710 97 99
    E-mail: mission.poland@ties.itu.int, mission.pmsz@ties.itu.int
    Website: www.itu.int/MISSIONS/poland
    Ambassador-Permanent Representative: Krzysztof Jakubowski (since 1 August 1997)
    Born 1949 in Milanówek. Graduate, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw, and Diplomatic
Academy in Moscow, activist of the Polish Students’ Association. Joined MFA in 1981. First Secretary, subsequently
Counsellor of the Polish Embassy in London (1989–1993), Director General in MFA (1995–1996), Under Secretary of
State (1996–1997).
                        Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland to OECD
    136, rue de Longchamp, 75116 Paris, France
    Phone: (33 1) 562 857 60
    Fax: (33 1) 562 894 66
    E-mail: pol.deleg@oecd.pologne-org.net
   Ambassador-Permanent Representative of the Republic of Poland at OECD: Jan Bielawski (since 12
September 2001)
    Born 1944 in Warsaw. Graduate, Central School of Planning and Statistics, associated to this School up to 1992,
Doctor of Economy. Holder of the scholarship of the Carnegie Foundation for International Peace in Geneva (1970).
Since 1980 with MFA. Deputy Director of the Minister’s Cabinet (1989–1990), Deputy Director in the Department of
Foreign Economic Relations (1990–1992). First Secretary and Counsellor to the Permanent Mission to the UN
European Office in Geneva (1982–1987), Minister Plenipotentiary. Permanent Representative of Poland at FAO in
Rome (1994–1997). Director of the Department of Economic Relations (1997–1998). Director of the Department of
Economic Analyses (1998–2001).

								
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