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Hanna Suchocka: Prime Minister, Poland, 1992-1993

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Hanna Suchocka: Prime Minister, Poland, 1992-1993

Hanna Suchocka was the prime minister of Poland between 1992 and 1993 under the presidency of Lech Waslesa, the only woman to hold this post so far. Suchocka has also served in various other political roles, including as a member of the Sejm of People’s Republic of Poland in the 1980s and a member of the Club of Madrid. Hanna Suchocka was Poland’s Ambassador to the Holy See between 2001 and 2013 and is also a member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences in the Vatican. In 2014 she was appointed to Pope Francis’ Pontifical Commission on the Protection of Minors. In addition to these roles, Suchocka is also a specialist in Constitutional Law and currently serves as a professor at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan.