Silva Netto - Franklin

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  • Born in Campinas, state of São Paulo

  • B.Sc. in Military Sciences, Agulhas Negras Military Academy — 1992

  • Masters in Diplomacy (Rio Branco Diplomatic Academy) — 1999

  • First diplomatic assignment at the Ministry of External Relations, as assistant at the Division of Sea, Antarctic and Outer Space Affairs — 1999

  • Multilateral negotiations at the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space  (Vienna), and bilateral negotiations with China, United States, EU, among others — 1999 to 2001

  • Posted to Brazilian Consulate General in Santa Cruz de la Sierra – Chargé d’Affaires — 2001

  • Posted to diplomatic assignments at the Brazilian Embassies in Moscow and  Helsinki, where headed political, economic, cultural and trade promotion bureaus, and was assigned Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. — 2002 to 2007

  • Posted to the Brazilian Consulate General in Montevideo, as Deputy Consul and Chargé d’Affaires —  2007 to 2010

  • Posted to the Brazilian Embassy in Ottawa, as Chargé d´Affaires - 2010

  • Advisor to the Department of US, Canada and Interamerican Affairs, Ministry of External Relations – 2010 to 2012

  • Designated Head of the Division for the Information Society — 31 July 2012