OurIndonesia – One of the best and successful Foreign Ministers in the Post-Soeharto era. Hassan Wirajuda served as minister twice, firts in the president Megawati Soekarnoputri’s era and second in the president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono’s era. He was born in Banten, 09 July 1948. Before assuming a position of Foreign Minister, Hassan Wirajuda served various positions in the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He was Director General of Political Affairs, Ambassador Extraordinary to Egypt, and Director of International Organization at the Ministry.
Hassan Wirajuda has an impressive record of study. After graduating from the Faculty of Law at the University of Indonesia, he pursued his post-graduate studies at Harvard University, University of Virginia, and Tufts University. (LA)