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HELGA HOFFMAN

Background

HOFFMAN, HELGA was born on April 10, 1938 in Santos, Brazil.

Education

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, 1960, Bachelor of Arts Philosophy. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean Graduate Training in Economic Development, 1963. Faculty of Pol & Economic Science(s) of Rio de Janeiro, 1968, Bachelor of Arts Economic.

University of SSo Paulo, 1972, Dr Socl Science(s). Spoken languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, German.

Career

Acting Chief, Developing Economies Section, General Analysis & Policies Division, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations since 1990. Senior Economic Affairs Officer, Office for Development and International Economic Cooperation, United Nations, New York, 1989-1990. Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary-General, Office for Development and International Economic Cooperation, 1987-1988.

Economic Affairs Officer, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, 1981-1987. Researcher, Institute for International Economic & Management, Copenhagen School of Economic and Business Administration, 1978-1981. Researcher, Institut fur IberoamerikaKunde, Hamburg, 1976-1977.

Researcher, Kiel Institute for World Economic, 1976. Visiting Fellow, Cambridge University, 1973-1975. Associate Proofessor of Economic, University of Brasilia, 1969-1973.

Assistant Professor, Interamerican School of Public Administration, Rio de Janeiro, 1967-1969.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Economics; film, theatre, literature.