Ambassador Socorro Flores Liera

Permanent Representative of Mexico to the United Nations in Geneva

María del Socorro Flores Liera has been serving as Permanent Representative of Mexico to the United Nations Office at Geneva since November 2017. Prior to her appointment to Geneva, Ms. Flores Liera was Undersecretary for Latin America and the Caribbean at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico since September 2015. In the Foreign Ministry, she has served as Director General of American Regional Organizations and Mechanisms, Director General for Global Issues, Chief Advisor to the Undersecretary for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights, and Director of International Law in the Legal Advisor’s Office.

Ambassador Flores Liera has been posted to the Permanent Missions of Mexico to the UN in New York and to the International Organizations based in Vienna and has served as Head of the Office of the International Criminal Court to the UN in 2006 and 2007. Ms. Flores Liera joined the Mexican Foreign Service in 1992 and has held the rank of ambassador since 2012.