Maria Ilda da Costa Figueiredo (born 30 October 1948 in Troviscal) is a Portuguese politician and Member of the European Parliament for the Portuguese Communist Party; part of the European United Left–Nordic Green Left group.
She was born on 30 October 1948 in Troviscal, Oliveira do Bairro.
She is a substitute for the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development and the Delegation to the EU-Romania Joint Parliamentary Committee.
- In 1973 she was a graduated with an M.A. in Economics.
- In 1998 she entered the Educational Planning and Administration.
- She served as an economist for the Oporto Textile Workers' Union and the Oporto Trade Union Confederation of CGTP.
- She has been a teacher at primary, secondary and university levels.