Cambodia

Cambodia

H.E. Dr. Hang Chuon Naron
Minister of Education, Youth and Sport
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport
Building No. 80, Preah Norodom Boulevard
Phnom Penh
CAMBODIA
 
Educational Background

2012

Diploma, Rhodes Academy of Oceans Law and Policy,Seventeenth Annual Program.

2010-2012

Master’s Degree in International and Comparative Law (LL.M),
Joint Degree Program, Royal University of Law and Economics (Cambodia), University of Lyon II (France).

2006-08

Associate, Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), London.
Associate, Malaysian Insurance Institute (MII), Kuala Lumpur. Advanced Degree in Insurance, Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), London.

1988-91

Ph.D. degree in economics (international economics), Moscow State Institute for International Relations (MGIMO), Russia

1985-88

Masters' degree in economics (international economics), Moscow State Institute for International Relations (MGIMO), Russia

1982-85

Student at the School of International Relations and International Law, Kiev State University, Ukraine

1981-82

Cambodian Institute of Technology, Preparatory courses

1980-81

High School Certificate, Sisowath High School, Phnom Penh, Cambodia


Past Experience

2012

  • Represented Cambodia at the G20 Finance Minister and Central Bank Governor Meetings during Cambodian Chairmanship of ASEAN.

2011

  • Deputy Chief of Cambodian delegation to the WTO Trade Policy Review (Geneva, 1-3 November 2011).

2004-2010

  • Secretary General, Ministry of Economy and Finance
  • Secretary General, Supreme National Economic Council
  • Chairman, Board of Directors and Management Board, Cambodian Reinsurance Company (2002-2011);
  • Chairman, Board of Directors, Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2005-2011);
  • Vice Chairman, Board of Directors, Telecom Cambodia (2005-2011);
  • Member, Board of Directors, Electricity of Cambodia (EDC) (2000-2011);
  • Member of the Academic Advisory Council of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) for 2009-2010;
  • Chair, Technical Committee on Financial Sector Development in Cambodia (Since 2001-2010).
  • Member, Board of Directors, Youth Star Cambodia (2006-2012).
  • Secretary General, Economic Cooperation between Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam or ACMECS (2003-2012);
  • Member of the Government Committee for the Preparation of the National Strategic Development Plan (2006-2010).

2011-2012

  • Member, External Advisory Board, Report on ASEAN 2030: Growing Together for Shared Prosperity, ADBI. June 2011-June 2012.

2006

  • Assistant to the Eminent Person Group for the ASEAN Charter;

2005

  • Assistant to the Eminent Person Group for the ASEAN-China Cooperation Strategy.

2001-2004

  • Deputy Secretary General, Ministry of Economy and Finance;
  • Economic Assistant to the Prime Minister;
  • Director, Economic and Financial Policy Planning and Monitoring Unit, Ministry of Economy and Finance, responsible for coordinating fiscal reform programs with the international financial institutions (ADB, IMF, World Bank);

2000-2001

  • First Deputy Director, Budget and Financial Affairs Department;
  • Economic Assistant to the Prime Minister;
  • Research Fellow, Cambodian Institute of Cooperation and Peace;
  • Member, East Asia Vision Group (Produced a Report on "Towards and East Asian Community", which has become the architecture for the cooperation between ASEAN, China, Japan and the Republic of Korea);

1999-2000

  • World Bank consultant to the Ministry of Economy and Finance;
  • Research Coordinator, Economic Advisory Team;

1995-1998

  • Senior Research Officer, Australian Embassy in Phnom Penh;

1993-1995

  • Research Assistant, Australian Embassy in Phnom Penh;

1992

  • Training Assistant, Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI);
  • Staff member, Supreme National Council (SNC) Secretariat;

1991-1992

Part-time consultant, Australian Permanent Mission in Phnom Penh;

1988-1990

Attache, Cambodian Embassy in Moscow, USSR.