Haojun, JI

As a seasoned diplomat, Mr. JI Haojun has accumulated substantial experience and knowledge in the field of international security and development. In 2004, he participated in the first UN Governmental Group of Experts on Information Security in the capacity of adviser to the Chinese expert. Over the years, he has been actively involved in cyber security and Internet governance affairs under the UN framework, particularly the UN GGE on information Security, UNGA First Committee and ICRC etc. In this connection, he established extensive linkages with relevant policy makers, industrial sectors, civil society and academia. Since 2014, he has been the leading Chinese expert participating in the meetings of the Working Group on Lethal Autonomous Weapon Systems(LAWS)under the framework of the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons. 

Education Background

1992-1996, Majored in International Economic Law and graduated with LL.B Degree,

East China University of Law and Political Science, Shanghai, China

1997-1998, Full-time Training Program on International Politics and Diplomacy

China Institute of Foreign Affairs, Beijing, China

2004-2005, Majored in Global Governance and International Finance and graduated with MA Degree, Graduate School of International Studies, Chung Ang University, Seoul, ROK


Work Experience

1996-1998,  Desk Officer, Department of International Affairs and Department of Arms Control and Disarmament, Ministry of Foreign Affairs(MFA),China

1998-2000,  Attaché, Permanent Mission of China to UN Office in Vienna

2000-2004,  Third Secretary, Department of Arms Control & Disarmament, MFA

2005-2009,  Chief of Political Section, Chinese Embassy in the Philippines

2010-2012,  Chief of Political Section, Chinese Embassy in Ghana

2012-2013,  First Secretary, Cyber Affairs Office, MFA

2013-2015,  Deputy Division Chief, Department of Arms Control&Disarmament,MFA

2015 - Present, Counselor for Disarmament Affairs, Permanent Mission of China to UN Office at Geneva