Amandeep Singh Gill : Indian ambassador to the UN Conference on Disarmament

Q.  Amandeep Singh Gill was appointed as the Indian Ambassador to which UN body?
- Published on 19 Oct 16

a. UN Conference on Disarmament Geneva
b. UNESCO
c. UNAID
d. UNICEF

ANSWER: UN Conference on Disarmament Geneva
 
  • Gill is an IFS officer of 1992 batch
  • Gill’s diplomatic career includes assignments in Sri Lanka, Iran, Switzerland and Permanent Mission of India to the UN
  • His professional areas of interest focus on international relations, disarmament, regional security in South and Southeast as well as Southwest Asia and human security issues
  • In 2007-2008, he represented India on the UN Secretary General’s Panel on Missiles
  • He was also a member of the Indian delegation to the Conference on Disarmament during the negotiations of the CTBT
  • Before joining the Indian Foreign Services, Gill has also worked as a telecom engineer.

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