Word from the Ambassador

I am pleased to welcome you to this official site of the Embassy of the State of Qatar in Cotonou in the Republic of Benin, a friendly country, in my capacity as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Qatar to Benin.                     .
 This electronic space will give information from my country Qatar to the blessed visitors.                    .
Our ancestors have embraced and integrated the state into their culture and heritage open to the world with all its divergences, a state that loves and preaches peace to all its sons, a modern dream state, big in its conviction, strong in its determination, stable in its position, and all this under the vision of His Highness Sheikh / Tamim Bin Hamad AL THANI -Emir of Qatar (may Allah watch over him) Qatar projects a prosperous future and a strong and diversified economy through the creation of basic infrastructures in the perspective of Qatar 2030.
 It is an honor for me to be the first Ambassador to Benin.            .
 I will contribute to strengthening Bilateral Relations between our countries based on common interest.                      .
This site will not only provide information on consular services but also on the progress of work.


Mohamed Jaber Al-kuwari

Information: Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of the State of Qatar to Republic of Benin since 25 September 2013.

Date of Birth: 2 January 1959.

Date of appointment at the Ministry: 4 April 1982.

Academic Qualification

  • BA in literature option sociology, Qatar University in 1987.

Work Experience

  • He was appointed to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 04/04/1982.
  • He worked at the Embassy of Qatar in Islamabad from 08/12/1990 to 08/12/1993.
  • He worked at the Consulate General of the State of Qatar in Jeddah from 10/02/1993 to 01/09/1995.
  • He worked at the General Secretariat of the Cooperation Council of the Arab Gulf in Riyadh from 09/02/1995 to 10/01/1998.
  • He has worked in several branches in foreign Affairs from 10/02/1998 to 12/15/2010.
  • He worked in the African Direction from 12/16/2010 to 24/09/2013.
  • He was appointed Ambassador of the State of Qatar in Benin Republic started from 09/25/2013 and is still in position.
  • He participated in several regional and international conferences.

Current diplomatic degree

  • He earned several awards, until he won the Ambassador distinctions started from 06/10/2014.

Marital Status

  • Married and father of 5 Childs.