Ambassador Efrain Anibal Diaz ARRIVILLAGA was born on 30 July 1944 in Tegucigalpa. He holds a degree in Economics from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. and a Master Degree in Agricultural Economics from Kansas State University. He held leading administrative positions in development organizations and government ministries. He most recently served as adviser to his government’s Staff Office on Poverty Reduction. He speaks English and Spanish.