Wednesday, 23 November 2022, Warsaw, Republic of Poland: The Polish Head of State, President Andrzej Duda, received the letters of credence of the Dominican Republic’s non-resident Ambassador Francisco Caraballo Núñez, who is based out of Berlin, Germany.
Francisco Alberto Caraballo Núñez (born in Santo Domingo, 1973) has been Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Dominican Republic to the Federal Republic of Germany since 3 February 2021. His diplomatic mission is concurrent from Germany to Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Ukraine and Poland.
Previous to his ambassadorship in Germany, Ambassador Caraballo served in the capacity as permanent representative of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations office and other international organisations in Geneva, Switzerland from 2017 to 2020.
Caraballo distinguishes himself for having been the first Dominican resident chief of mission in Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco in 2010. During his tenure in the Alawite realm, he served as dean of the diplomatic corps of the Americas, and was subsequently decorated by His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco with the Grand Cordon of the Order Al Alaoui, the highest distinction awarded upon foreign diplomats.
From 2007 through 2010, he served as Alternate Permanent Representative and Deputy Head of Mission at the Permanent Mission of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations in New York City.
He holds a law degree, graduated with summa cum laude honours, from the National University Pedro Henríquez Ureña, where he was awarded the Dominican University Foundation award as the best student in his class. In addition, he was a scholarship recipient of the Organisation of American States (OAS). Ambassador Caraballo speaks fluent Spanish, English and French.
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Embassy of the Dominican Republic in the Federal Republic of Germany: https://deu.mirex.gob.do/embajador/