Embajador, Juan Pablo Valdivieso Valdivieso

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Family Names:                       Valdivieso Valdivieso

Given names:                         Juan Pablo

 

POSITION ON THE ECUADORIAN FOREING SERVICE

 

RANK:                                       Career Ambassador of the Ecuadorian Foreign Service

Date career started:             June 1979

POST:                                         Ambassador, Consul General in Montreal.

 

PROFESSIONAL PREPARNESS

 

STUDIES:

 

UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE LOJA 

1977- 1978. Faculty of Law.

 

UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DEL ECUADOR 

1978-1981. Faculty of Law

 

UNIVERSIDAD TECNICA PARTICULAR DE LOJA

1999-2002. B.A. in Political Sciences

 

UNIVERSIDAD TECNICA PARTICULAR DE LOJA            

  1. Lawyer

 

UNIVERSIDAD TECNICA PARTICULAR DE LOJA

  1. Doctor in Jurisprudence.

 

INSTITUTO EUROPEO DE POSTGRADO – UNIVERSIDAD METROPOLITANA DE EDUCACIÓN, CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGÍA DE PANAMÁ

  1. MBI- Master of International Business and Master of International Commerce by Universidad Metropolitana de Educación, Ciencia y Tecnología (UMECIT) of Panamá,

 

 

 

OTHER STUDIES:

 

  • “Institutional Capacity for Development, Challenges For The XXI Century”. At the Centre for Applied Studies CASIN, Geneva, November 1999.
  • Seminar on the Popular Republic of CHINA. Beijing June 2001
  • Seminar for Directors of Commercial Offices of Ecuador. Quito, August 2002.
  • Seminar for Commercial Advisers. CORPEI (Ecuadorian Corporation for Exports Promotion), CBI (Centre of Holland for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries) and Holland´s Ministry of Foreign Affair. October 2002.
  • Seminar for Ecuadorian Consular Officers. April 2012.

 

LANGUAGES

 

Castellano (mother tongue)

English (advanced)

Portuguese (advanced)

French (understanding)

 

 Post at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador, in Quito, Ecuador

 

  • Start of the Diplomatic Career as Third Secretary, 1979
  • Third Secretary al the General Direction of Protocol. 1979-1982
  • In Charge of the Department of Candidatures UN Section, General Direction for International Organizations 1982-1984
  • Chief of the Ceremonial Department at the General Direction of Protocol. 1989-1991
  • Section Chief at the General Direction for Asia, Africa, and Oceania and the Pacific Basin. 1991 – 1993
  • Chief of the Ceremonial Department at the General Direction of Protocol. January – May 1999
  • Director General, General Direction for International Treaties. June 1999 – February 2002
  • General Director at General Direction of Official Archives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador. March 2002 – September 2002
  • Director General at General Direction of Passports and Travel Documents, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador. November 2007 – July 2010
  • Minister in charge of Dominican Republic and Haiti Desk at the General Directions for Bilateral Relations with Mexico, Central America and the Caribe. July 2015 – May 2016.
  • Minister, Deputy in Charge of Comunidad de Estados Latinoamericanos y Caribeños –CELAC-

 

 

DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR POSTS        

 

  • Second and First Secretary at the Embassy of Ecuador in Costa Rica. 1984-1989

 

  • Consul of Ecuador in Bogotá, Colombia. January – August 1994

 

  • First Secretary and Counselor at the Embassy of Ecuador in Colombia, in charge of Commercial Promotion. 1994-1998.

 

  • Counselor and Minister at the Embassy of Ecuador in Brasilia. At the same time Director of the Commercial Office. October 2002 – October 2007.

 

  • In Charge of Consular Affairs at the Consulate of Ecuador in Brasilia. March 2004 – October 2007.

 

  • Minister, Consul General at the Consulate of Ecuador in Caracas, Venezuela. July 2010 – January 2013.

 

  • Minister, Consul General at the Consulate of Ecuador in Mérida, Venezuela. January 2013 – June 2015.

 

  • Minister, and Ambassador, Consul General at the Consulate of Ecuador in Montreal, Canada

 

Special Mission and Official Delegations

 

  • Protocol: Presidential Inauguration of Dr. Jaime Roldós Aguilera, August 1979

 

  • Protocol: Presidential Visits by the President of Ecuador, Dr. Jaime Roldós Aguilera to Colombia (Santa Marta) y México. 1979

 

  • Protocol: Celebration of the Sesquicentenary of the Adoption of the first Ecuadorian Constitution. 1980.

 

  • Protocol: Official Visit to Ecuador by Juan Carlos II King of Spain. 1980

 

  • Protocol: Official Visit to Brazil by the President of Ecuador Dr. Oswaldo Hurtado. 1981

 

  • Protocol: Official Visit to Colombia and Venezuela by the President of Ecuador Dr. Oswaldo Hurtado. 1982.

 

  • Protocol: Presidential Inauguration of Ingeniero León Febres Cordero, August 1984.

 

  • Protocol: Official Visit to Ecuador by his Holiness the Pope, Juan Pablo II. January 1985.

 

  • Member of the Ecuadorian Official Delegation to the Presidential Inauguration of the President of Costa Rica, Oscar Arias Sánchez. 1986.

 

  • Member of the Ecuadorian Official Delegation to the State Visit of the President of Ecuador, Rodrigo Borja Cevallos, to the Presidents of Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil.

 

  • Protocol. State Visit to Ecuador by the President of Perú, Alberto Fujimori. 1992.

 

  • Protocol: Presidential Inauguration. Arquitecto Sixto Duran Ballén, August 1992.

 

  • Coordinator of the I Entrepreneurship and Business Forum Ecuador – Colombia, Partners for the Present and the Future. Bogotá, Abril 1996.

 

  • Member of the Official Delegation of Ecuador, to the ceremonies of the Presidential Inauguration of the President of Colombia, Mr. Andrés Pastrana Arango. 1998.

 

  • Delegate of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador at Patuca, for the closing of the peace mission Ecuador – Perú. June 1999.

 

  • Protocol, I Summit of Presidents of South American Countries. Guayaquil, July 2002.

 

  • Member of the Official Delegation of Ecuador to the Presidential Inauguration of Mr. Luis Ignacio Lula da Silva, as President of Brazil. December 2002.

 

  • Participant in commercial fairs in Brazil. Coordinator of the Ecuadorian stands at Manaus, Belem, Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia. 2002 – 2007.

 

  • Delegate of Ecuador to international meetings held in Brazil, as MERCOSUR, CASA, ASPA, ASFA. 2002 – 2007.

 

  • Member of the Ecuadorian Delegation that participated at the First Business Meeting Brazil – South America, held in Sao Paulo. Organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil. 2005.

 

  • Member of the Organization Comity for the I Business Roundup and Enterprise Forum Ecuador – Brazil. Sao Paulo, July 2007.

 

  • Member of the Ecuadorian Delegation to la V Presidential Summit of CELAC. Dominican Republic, January 2017.

 

  • Member of the Ecuadorian Delegation to CELAC meetings in New York, October 2017.

 

Decoration and Honorary distinctions.   

 

Decorated by the governments of México, Colombia, Chile, Venezuela, Brazil and Spain.

 

Publications

 

Thesis to obtain the Doctoral on Jurisprudence: “The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court and its relation to Positive Law in Ecuador”.