Timor Leste

AMERICO BENIGNO XIMENES

Américo Benigno Ximenes
Assistant Director
National Directorate of Libraries
 mero.ximenes@gmail.com

 

Américo Benigno Ximenes worked for the National Directorate of Culture of the State Department of Art and Culture since March 2008. In 2011, he participated in the second meeting of CONSAL XV in Medan, North Sumatra in Indonesia. In the same year, he was sent to train for two weeks in a library in Kupang, Indonesia. In 2012 he worked for the National Directorate of Libraries. In the same year, he participated in CONSAL XV and General Conference on libraries of South East Asian countries. In 2013, he was appointed to Head of Department of libraries. He also participated in the first meeting of CONSAL XVI in Bangkok, Thailand. In 2014 he participated in the second meeting of CONSAL XVI in Chiang-mai, Thailand. In May 2015, he visited the National Library of Argentina.

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FRANCISCO DA CRUZFrancisco Da Cruz
Director

National Library of Timor-Leste papanofrancisco@gmail.com

Pior to being the Director of the National Library of Timor-Leste, Francisco Da Cruz worked in the NGO Care International for 6 months in 2001 as the extension staff in the field. He also worked at the ministry of public works Timor Leste at the water treatment in department community service for 5 years from 2008 to 2013. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Agriculture from the National Timor Leste University.