Official name
Form of government
São Tomé
Head of State
Carlos Manuel Vila Nova
Prime Minister
Jorge Bom Jesus
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Edite Ramos da Costa Ten Jua
Date of establishment of bilateral relations

Political relations

Political relations are friendly and are based on the tradition of cooperation that existed within the Non-Aligned Movement. The SFRY strongly supported the struggle of São Tomé and Príncipe for independence.

Former First Vice President of the Government and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ivica Dačić met with the then MFA of Sao Tome and Principe E. Pint on the margins of the inauguration of the new president of Brazil, on 1 January 2019.


Economic relations

There was no registered trade exchange in 2020.


Bilateral agreements

Agreement on Scientific and Technical Cooperation between the Federal Executive Council of the SFRY Assembly and the Government of the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe

Date of signing: 6 December 1985


Contact information

Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Lisbon which covers the Republic of Sao Tome and Principe on non-residential basis :

Embassy of the Republic of Sao Tome and Principe in Brussels which covers the Republic of Serbia on non-residential basis: 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia: Department for Africa and Middle East, tel. 00 381 (0) 11 30 68 254, e-mail: