José Ramos-Horta, Former World Movement Steering Committee Chair, Elected President of Timor-Leste

May 6, 2022

The World Movement would like to congratulate José Ramos-Horta on his recent election to President of Timor-Leste. Ramos-Horta was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his leadership in the East Timorese independence movement in 1996 and has previously served as president of Timor-Leste from 2007 to 2012. He chaired the World Movement Steering Committee from February 2020 to December 2021.

Learn more about José Ramos-Horta here.