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Gayan Anil Kumarsingh

 

                              Bio-data of Honourable Anil Kumarsingh GAYAN, MP


                  (Second Member for Constituency No.20 Beau Bassin and Petit Riviere)

 

                                                                 Minister of Tourism

Name
Anil Kumarsingh
 
Surname
Gayan
Marital Status Married
Education

1968 - Laureate Cambridge Higher School Certificate Scholarship (Classical Side) Royal College, Port Louis

1969 – 1972 - London School of Economics LLB (Upper Second Class Hons)

1972 - London School of Economics at the Inner Temple London Barrister

1972 – 1973 - University of London – LLM with specialization in International Law and Law of the sea

Career

Professional


 1973 – 1974: Private Practice at the Bar
1974 : Joined the Attorney General’s Chambers as Crown Counsel
1982 : Elected to serve as member of Parliament
1983 : After fresh General Elections appointed as Minister of External Affairs, Tourism and Emigration
1989 – 1990: Chairman of the Bar Council
1991 : Consultant for Geneva based Centre for Human Rights and did consultancy work on Judiciary and Human Rights in Bhutan, Mongolia, Armenia and Togo
1995 : Appointed Senior Counsel by the President Republic of Mauritius
Jan 2002 : President of United Nations Security Council
2007 : Member of the Bar of England and Wales
2008 – 2014 : Lecturer at the University de la Reunion on International Law with special reference to Collective Security
Member of African Union (AU) Panel of Eminent persons on Hissen Habre
2011 : Special adviser to the Comoros on maritime delimitation issues

2011 : Chairperson of AU panel on qualifications of AU Commissioners
2013 : Adviser to the Government of Seychelles on United Nations Security council matters
2013 : Appointed jointly by AU and UIN to chair a Joint Investigation committee into the circumstances surrounding the assassination of Paramount Chief Deng in Abyei area.
2014 : Lecturer in Collective Security at Université de la Réunion-France
Feb 2016 : Honorary Teaching Fellow Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College, London
 

Political


1983 : Minister of External Affairs, Tourism and Emigration

Mid Sept 2000 – 2003 : Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Co-operation

Dec 2003 : Minister of Tourism and Leisure
 Elected second Member for Constituency No.20 Beau Bassin and Petit Riviere
 Member of the Parliament as from December 2014

 Minister of Health and Quality of Life as from Decemeber 2014 to 23 January 2017.

Minister of Tourism as from 24 January 2017.

Interests
 
Residential Address
223, Royal Road, Forest Side, Curepipe
Official Address
 
E-mail agayan@govmu.org