CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Fri. Dec. 17, 2010: The oil rich twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago has a new ambassador to the United Nations.
Rodney Charles yesterday presented his credentials to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon at U.N. Headquarters in N.Y. The communications specialist was handed his instruments of appointment by Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar last month.
Charles was most recently the Special Policy Adviser to the President of The College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad & Tobago (COSTAATT), Emmanuel Rodriguez.
He has worked extensively in the field of media, corporate communication, political communication and marketing in Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean.
Charles holds a Master of Journalism (MJ) degree from Carleton University.