Noemí Sanín

Former Minister of Foreign Affair of Colombia


• Lawyer, Economist (specialized in Finance)
• President / CEO: “Colmena” and Founder of “Grupo Social”
• President / CEO: “Corficolombiana”
• Minister of Foreign Affairs
• Ambassador to Morocco, Spain, United Kingdom, Venezuela
• Minister of Communications
• Peace Commissioner
• Candidate to the Presidency of the Republic of Colombia
• Sixty four decorations
• Two “Honoris Causa” Doctorates:
– Universidad Autonoma de Bucaramanga
– Soka Gakkai (Japan)


I join with enthusiasm the Kenjin-Tatsujin Council’s initiative. Orphans from Sub-Saharan Africa are our orphans and therefore our responsibility. I strongly support the project.