Special Representative of the Secretary-General for East Timor

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The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for East Timor was appointed by the Secretary-General to lead the United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor. During the transition from Indonesian rule to independence the United Nations appointed administrator fulfilled a role, which could be said to correspond in some ways to that of a head of state.


Name Country
Sérgio Vieira de Mello  Brazil
Kamalesh Sharma  India
Sukehiro Hasegawa[1][2]  Japan
Atul Khare  India
Ameerah Haq [3]  Bangladesh
Finn Reske-Nielsen (present)[4]  Denmark


  1. ^ "UN Biographical Note "SUKEHIRO HASEGAWA APPOINTED AS Head of un Office in TIMOR-LESTE" (Press Release SG/A/926 BIO/3662)". 2005-06-03. Retrieved 2012-12-30. 
  2. ^ "UN Biographical Note "Secretary-General Appoints Sukehiro Hasegawa of Japan, Deputy Special Representative in East Timor" (Press Release SG/A/806 BIO/3427)". 2002-06-14. Retrieved 2012-12-30. 
  3. ^ "Biographical Note". Department of Public Information, News and Media Division, United Nations. Retrieved 30 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Finn Reske-Nielsen" (PDF). Retrieved 30 December 2012. 

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