Aldo Caliari has been, since 2000, staff at the Washington DC-based Center of Concern where he is currently a Project Director focusing on linkages between trade and finance policy, global economic governance, debt, international financial architecture and human rights in international economic policy. He has done considerable public speaking for a variety of audiences that range from popular workshops to academia and closed government briefings. Over the last decade, Mr Caliari designed and organized conferences, workshops, private and public meetings and seminars for government officials, civil society and academic audiences in the US and more than 20 different locations overseas. He edited four books on linkages between trade and finance and one on regional and global liquidity arrangements and his writings have been published in books, academic and specialized journals, and the media. He has been a consultant to several intergovernmental organizations -- such as UNCTAD, UNDP, UN DESA, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights— in addition to governments, civil society networks and foundations.
Mr Caliari holds a Master of International Policy and Practice from George Washington University (2007), with a focus on economics and finance. He also holds a Masters Degree from the Washington College of Law, American University, on International Legal Studies (2000), where he was honored with the Outstanding Graduate Award. He earned his first law degree in Argentina, at the Universidad Nacional de Tucuman Law School.