Chairmanship of the Group of 77 in New York

1970-71 - Amb. Samarendranath Sen (India)
1971-72 - Amb. Javier Pérez de Cuellar (Peru)
1972-73 - Amb. Ahmed Ismat Abdel-Meguid (Egypt)
1973-74 - Amb. Freidon Hoveyda (Iran)
1974-75 - Amb. Alfonso Garcia Robles (Mexico)
1975-76 - Amb. Blaise Rabetafika (Madagascar)
1976-77 - Amb. Iqbal Akhund (Pakistan)
1977-78 - Amb. Donald Mills (Jamaica)
1978-79 - Amb. Mahmoud Mestiri (Tunisia)
1979-80 - Amb. Brajesh Chandra Mishra (India)
1980-81 - Amb. Manuel Perez-Guerrero (Venezuela)
1981-82 - Amb. Mohamed Bedjaoui (Algeria)
1982-83 - Amb. Farooq Sobhan (Bangladesh)
1983-84 - Amb. Porfirio Muñoz-Ledo (Mexico)
1984-85 - Amb. Ahmed Tawfik Khalil (Egypt)
1985-86 - Amb. Ignac Golob (Former Yugoslavia)
1987* - Amb. Fernando Andrade Diaz-Duran (Guatemala)
1988 - Amb. Ahmed Ghezal (Tunisia)
1989 - Amb. Razali Ismail (Malaysia)
1990 - Amb. Hugo Navajas-Mogro (Bolivia)
1991 - Amb. Kofi Awoonor (Ghana)
1992 - Amb. Jamsheed K.A. Marker (Pakistan)
1993 - Amb. Luis Fernando Jaramillo (Colombia)
1994 - Amb. Ramtane Lamamra (Algeria)
1995 - Amb. Felipe Mabilangan (Philippines)
1996 - Amb. Fernando Berrocal-Soto (Costa Rica)
1997 - Amb. Daudi N. Mwakawago (United Republic of Tanzania)
1998 - Amb. Makarim Wibisono (Indonesia)
1999 - Amb. Samuel R. Insanally (Guyana)
2000 - Amb. Chief Arthur C.I. Mbanefo (Nigeria)
2001 - Amb. Bagher Asadi (Islamic Republic of Iran)
2002 - Amb. Milos Alcalay (Venezuela)
2003 - Amb. Mohamed Bennouna (Morocco)
2004 - Amb. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser (Qatar)
2005 - Amb. Stafford O Neil (Jamaica)
2006 - Amb. Dumisani S. Kumalo (South Africa)
2007 - Amb. Munir Akram (Pakistan)
2008 - Amb. John W. Ashe (Antigua and Barbuda)
2009 - Amb. Abdalmahmood Abdalhaleem Mohamad (Sudan)
2010 - Amb. Abdullah M. Alsaidi (Yemen)
2011 - Amb. Jorge Argüello (Argentina)
2012 - Amb. Mourad Benmehidi (Algeria)
2013 - Amb. Peter Thomson (Fiji)
2014 - Amb. Sacha Llorenty Solíz (Plurinational State of Bolivia)
2015 - Amb. Jeremiah Nyamane Kingsley Mamabolo (South Africa)
2016 - Amb. Virachai Plasai (Thailand)
2017 - Amb. Horacio Sevilla Borja (Ecuador)


* Year in which the calendar-year term of office of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 in New York was instituted. Before 1987 the term of office of the Chairmanship ran from the opening of each session of the UN General Assembly until its closure one year later.