About Grace

Grace is presently Press Advisor at the Brazilian Ministry of Health's STI, HIV/Aids and Viral Hepatitis Department. A native English speaker, she graduated in Journalism from the University of Brasília in 1997 - and has over 20 years experience working in a broad spectrum of communications activities. Her past experience includes work as Press Advisor and Communications Consultant for former Brazilian ministers of the Environment, Marina Silva and Carlos Minc; the ILO; the Nature Conservancy; the World Bank; UNDP; UNAIDS; and UNEP. She has also worked as reporter and editor for printed and online media in Brazil.