John Kennedy Mosoti UNFPA – Connect to (Ex)Change

A representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Country Director for the Republic of North Macedonia and Serbia, and Director for Kosovo (UNSCR 1244)


John Mosoti is a national of Kenya and holds a Bachelor of Laws degree, Post-Graduate Diploma in Law, a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice and Diploma in International Environmental Law.

John is an established diplomat, having served as Senior Adviser for Human Rights, Social and Humanitarian issues at the Permanent Mission of Kenya to the United Nations from 2004 to 2013. He was also charged with the work relating to the functional commissions of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the Executive Boards of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS, UNICEF, and UN Women. He specialized in Peace and Security issues, particularly in the Great Lakes region of Africa and on UN Reform. John represented his country and region in numerous negotiations of the major UN conferences and meetings. John served two years in the Partnership Division of UNICEF as Public Partnership Adviser between 2013 and 2015. John brings with him twenty-five years’ experience in the private sector, civil society, the United Nations as well as the government. Most recently, he was appointed and served as Deputy Global Coordinator on ICPD 25 charged with the organization of the Nairobi Summit: Accelerating the Promise.