Senior Specialist for the Gender and Diversity Division (GDI) in El Salvador
Nidia Hidalgo is a Senior Specialist for the IDB´s Gender and Diversity Division in El Salvador. She holds a Master Degree in Rural Development Science, specializing in gender, and a PH.D. in Economic Issues in Agrobusiness, specializing in Rural Finalcial Markets and Gender from the Universidad Autónoma Chapingo (México).
Before joint the IDB she worked as coordinator in El Salvador for the UNDP Gender division. She has also worked as gender consultant for different international organizations, she has given lectures in seminars and conferences and is author or coauthor of numerous books and articles.