Social Security Expert at ILO
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Helmut Schwarzer is Senior Social Security Specialist for the Americas, Social Protection Department, ILO Geneva, since 2010. Before joining the ILO, he was the Secretary of Social Security of Brazil during the two mandates of President Lula da Silva (2003-2010) and researcher of the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA), Brasilia (1998-2002). Helmut holds a Dr. rer. pol. in Economics from the Freie Universität Berlin and a Master in Economic Development from the Federal University of Paraná (Curitiba, Brazil).