Human Resources Services
Margarete Sobral is the Director of Human Resources for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) since 13 March 2017.
Between 2008 and 2013, Sobral served as Chief of Recruitment, Outreach and Career Development and as Chief, Outreach and Workforce Planning Section, for the Department of Field Support at the United Nations Secretariat in New York.
Prior to that, Sobral held the post of Chief, Staff Administration Unit from 2004 until 2007 in the United Nations Office at Vienna and from 2002 to 2004 she was the Chief of the Recruitment and Classification Section at the Food and Agriculture Organization, Rome, Italy. After working for the University of Maryland (European Division) (1987-1991) and German Federal Employment Agency from 1991 – 1997, Sobral began her career with the United Nations as a Personnel Officer and a Recruitment Officer from 1997 – 2001.
Sobral holds a BA (1980) from the Universidade Santa Úrsula, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as well as an MA (1983) from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, also in Brazil.