Government of the Republic of Fiji
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
A Better Fiji through Excellence in Foreign Service
6th June, 2012: The new ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil to Fiji, Rubem Correa Barbosa presented his credentials to His Excellency the President, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau at Government House this morning.
Mr Barbosa holds a law degree from the Candido Mendes University, Rio de Janeiro and is also a graduate of the Brazilian Diplomatic Academy.
The new Brazilian ambassador has also previously served as a counselor in Bogota, Columbia and as a Deputy Consul General in Los Angeles.
Mr Barbosa was also decorated with the Order of the Niger, Nigeria 1983 and the Order of Rio Branco, Brazil, 2007.
Source: Fiji Ministry of Information
Ministry of Foreign Affairs P. O. Box 2220 Government Buildings Suva, Fiji