New IBGE president appointed
The IBGE confirms the appointment of Mr. Eduardo Luiz Gonçalves Rios Neto, by Minister Paulo Guedes, to the Precidency of the IBGE. Mr. Rios Neto is the current IBGE Director of Surveys. With a degree in Economics, he holds a PhD in Demography and is a retired full professor of the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG).
He is also a member of the Brazilian Science Academy and has always been a civil servant working as a university professor.
Department of Communication
April 14, 2021