Instituto Igarapé

Founding Year: 2011

Staff: 45

Budget: $1,6m (2019)

Ilona Szabó (Co-founder & Executive President)

A think tank focused on public security working “to propose solutions and partnerships to global challenges through research, new technologies, communication, and policy advocacy.” Consequently, it assembles a network of “professionals in cities across all regions of Brazil and in Canada, Colombia, the United States and the United Kingdom” with partnerships and projects in more than 20 countries.

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Instituto Igarapé contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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