Bruno Stagno Ugarte
|Bruno Stagno Ugarte|
|Minister of Foreign Affairs|
8 May 2006 – 2010
|President||Oscar Arias Sanchez|
|Preceded by||Roberto Tovar Faja|
|Succeeded by||Rene Castro Salazar|
|Alma mater||Princeton University
University of Paris
Bruno Stagno Ugarte (born 1970 in Paris, France) was the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica from 2006 to 2010 and was the president of the Assembly of States Parties of the International Criminal Court (ICC) from 2005 to 2008.
Stagno previously served as Costa Rica's permanent ambassador to the United Nations from 2002 to 2006, where he was among other tasks designated Vice-President of the negotiations leading to the 2005 United Nations Summit Outcome Document. In 2005, he succeeded Jordan's Zeid Ra'ad Zeid Al-Hussein and became the second president of the Assembly of States Parties of the ICC. Stagno's term at the ICC expired in 2008, and he was succeeded by Christian Wenaweser of Liechtenstein. Stagno became the Minister of Foreign Relations of Costa Rica on 8 May 2006 and served for a full four-year term under President Oscar Arias Sanchez. He established diplomatic relations with 21 countries and led Costa Rica's participation as a Non-Permanent Member of the Security Council in 2008-2009.
- Coalition for the International Criminal Court, "Costa Rican Ambassador Elected as Next President of the International Criminal Court Assembly of States Parties", media advisory, 2004-09-10
- "Bruno Stagno". Global MPA. Retrieved 2008-04-16.
- Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Government: Costa Rica, exxun.com, accessed 2008-04-16