23/12/2010NEWS IN ENGLISH – Tereza Campello will head Social Development
Carolina Pimentel Reporter Agência Brasil
Brasília – The economist, Tereza Campello, 48, has been nominated to head the Ministry of Social Development and Hunger Combat. This ministry houses the Bolsa Familia program which distributes payments directly to millions of low income families and is one of largest income redistribution projects in the world.
Campello is from Rio Grande do Sul where she was active in PT administrations. At the moment she works in São Paulo. She studied at the Federal University in Uberlandia in Minas Gerais.
Allen Bennett – translator/editor The News in English
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