Rômulo Paes de Sousa, Director of the World Centre for Sustainable Development, the Rio+ Centre and Senior International Associate with the IDS Rising Powers in International Development programme

Rômulo Paes de Sousa - Senior International Associate

E: r.paes@ids.ac.uk

Administrator:
Louise Oakley

Dr. Rômulo Paes de Sousa is Director of the World Centre for Sustainable Development, the Rio+Centre (launched in June 2013), and was previously Vice Minister for Social Development in Brazil. He has had a distinguished career as a policymaker in Brazil and has made some important contributions to academic debates around health inequalities, social development and social policy monitoring and evaluation in Brazil.

Rômulo joins IDS as a Senior International Associate for the next few years. He will be working with a number of Fellows and staff, primarily located within the Rising Powers programme.

Brazil is a founding member of the BRICS group, Latin America's largest economy and the world's sixth-largest economy. The Rising Powers in International Development (RPID) programme is looking at Brazil's growing role in the field of international development cooperation.

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Senior Development Fellowship Report (Rômulo Paes de Sousa)

IDS Evidence Report 19 (2013)

This report outlines the experiences and achievements of Dr Paes de Sousa, Senior International Associate for the Rising Powers in International Development programme. More details

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Evaluating Social Protection Policies: Lessons from Brazil

IDS Policy Briefing 34 (2013)

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is considered a valuable mechanism for improving the quality of public policy and has become politically important for policymakers. More details

Thematic Expertise:
BRICS and Rising Powers; Sustainable Development Goals; Social Policy; Social Protection. Social Protection.

Related Programmes and Centres:
Rising Powers in International Development.

Geographic Expertise:
Latin America and the Caribbean; Brazil.