Wednesday, November 4tt, 2009
After Presentation of Credentials, Ambassador Pinto met with officials of the Department of State to discuss issues regarding reciprocities according to Vienne Convention on Diplomatic Relations.
Following the meeting, Ambassador deposited the instrument of accession of Timor-Leste to World Metheorology Organization. The instrument of accession will enter into effect after 30 days from the date of deposit.
- H.E. Ambassador Constancio Pinto currently is the Minister for Commerce,Industry and Environment, prior to this post, Ambassador Pinto served as the Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation and Vice-Minister of Commerce, Industry and Environment of Timor-Leste. He served as Ambassador of Timor-Leste to the United States of America ( Nov. 2009 - August 2012) and to Mexico and Canada from (2011-2012); a leader of Timorese Resistance and author of East Timor Unfinished Struggle.