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Finn Reske-Nielsen appointed Acting Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Timor-Leste


Dili, 18 June 2012
The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, appoints Finn Reske-Nielsen as Acting Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Timor-Leste and Head of the United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste. 

Finn Reske-Nielsen will serve as head of the UN Mission until the envisaged closure of UNMIT at the end of 2012. He also retains his functions as UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Timor-Leste.


I was deeply honoured by the Secretary-General’s request that I serve as Acting Special Representative for Timor-Leste,” said Reske-Nielsen. “Timor-Leste has long been my home and I have been privileged to witness first-hand the remarkable progress of the past several years. I am excited to take up this new role, at such an important time for the Country.”


This is Finn Reske-Nielsen’s third post in Timor-Leste. Since June 2006, he served as Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General for UNMIT. From 1999 to 2002, Reske-Nielsen was UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Timor-Leste.
Reske-Nielsen has 35 years of experience with the United Nations. His previous appointments with the UN include Zambia, Papua New Guinea, New York, Geneva, Namibia and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic.
For more information, please contact:
Carlos Araujo
UNMIT Spokesperson
Telephone: +670 731 1513
 
Ivo dos Santos Cancio
UNMIT National Spokesperson
Phone: +670 731 1537


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Finn Reske-Nielsen hetan nomeasaun nu’udar Reprezentante Espesiál Interinu Sekretáriu-Jerál nian ba Timor-Leste
 
 
Dili, 18 Juñu 2012 Sekretáriu-Jerál Nasoins Unidas nian, Ban Ki-moon, nomeia Finn Reske-Nielsen hodi sai Reprezentante Espesiál Interinu Sekretáriu-Jerál nian ba Timor-Leste no Xefe ba Nasoins Unidas nia Misaun Integrada iha Timor-Leste.
 
Finn Reske-Nielsen sei serbí nu’udar Xefe Misaun ONU nian to’o mandatu UNMIT nian remata iha tinan 2012 nia rohan tuir previzaun. Nia mós sei kaer nafatin nia funsaun nu’udar Koordenadór Rezidente ONU nian no Reprezentante Rezidente PNUD nian iha Timor-Leste.
Ha’u konsidera onra boot bainhira Sekretáriu-Jerál husu ha’u atu serbí nu’udar Reprezentante Espesiál Interinu ba Timor-Leste,” Reske-Nielsen hateten. “Kleur ona Timor-Leste sai hanesan ha’u-nia uma no ha’u hetan priviléjiu hodi haree diretamente progresu importante tebes ne’ebé akontese durante tinan hirak liubá. Ha’u-nia laran haksolok hodi asume papél foun ida-ne’e, iha tempu ida ne’ebé importante tebes ba Nasaun ne’e.”
Ida-ne’e nu’udar Finn Reske-Nielsen nia pozisaun datoluk iha Timor-Leste. Dezde Juñu 2006, nia serbí nu’udar Reprezentante Espesiál Adjuntu Sekretáriu-Jerál nian ba UNMIT. Husi 1999 to’o 2002, Reske-Nielsen serbisu nu’udar Koordenadór Rezidente ONU nian no Reprezentante Rezidente PNUD nian iha Timor-Leste.
Reske-Nielsen iha ona esperiénsia tinan 35 serbisu iha Nasoins Unidas. Ninia nomeasaun sira uluk ho ONU inklui Zámbia, Papua Nova Giné, Novaiorke, Jenebra, Namíbia no Repúblika Demokrátika Populár Laos nian.
Atu hetan informasaun tan, favór kontakta:
Carlos Araújo
Portavós UNMIT nian
Telefone: +670 731 1513
 
Ivo dos Santos Câncio
Portavós Nasionál UNMIT nian
Telefone: +670 731 1537

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