Executive Committee Member of the World Union of Olympic Cities
Tania Braga oversees the implementation of the IOC Legacy Strategic Approach. She works with cities and other local organisations to maximize the positive impact of hosting the Olympic Games, before, during and after the largest world sport event. Before joining the IOC, she has held the position of Sustainability, Accessibility and Legacy Head of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organising Committee. Her background combines a PhD in applied economics with hands-on experience with private corporations, local and national governments, research institutions and NGOs in the areas of sustainability and corporate responsibility.