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Joined Unesco Monday, 4 November 1946

Presidente de la República:
Excmo. Sr. Don Danilo Medina

Permanent Delegation

H. E. Mr José Antonio Rodriguez
Permanent Delegate

Curriculum vitae

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Born in 1954 in La Romana, Dominican Republic.
Professional career: He started his contacts with music in the seventies as part of several groups and orchestras. In 1984 he won the first place in the Song Festival in his country. He is a successful composer and has produced numerous records. Many of his compositions have been interpreted by Dominican and Latin American singers and groups.
Professional experience: Ambassador José Antonio Rodríguez served as Minister of Culture of the Dominican Republic from August 2012 to August 2016. He was named Dominican Ambassador and Permanent Delegate to UNESCO by Presidential Decree no. 246-16, dated 14 September 2016.


Permanent Delegation of the Dominican Republic to UNESCO
Maison de l'UNESCO
Bureau B6.30
1, rue Miollis
75732 PARIS Cedex 15

National Commission

Excmo. Sr. D. Pedro Vergés
Dr. Luis O. Brea Franco
Secretario General
Jenny Acosta
Encargada de Relaciones Interinstitucionales

Dominican Republic National Commission for UNESCO
Biblioteca Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña
3er piso, Plaza de la Cultura,
Calle César Nicolás Penson, N°.91
Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
República dominicana

Phone: 1+ 829-893-4745 ext. 2006
1+ 829-510-7915 (directo)
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