Think tank

مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست

Center for Environment and Sustainable Development Studies and Application ‒ CENESTA

Tehran, Iran

The Centre for Sustainable Development is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting Sustainable community- and culture- based development. Its main area of work is Iran and Southwest Asia. CENESTA experts have also engaged in extensive activities in Africa, Latin America, Asia, and in the international area in general. CENESTA is a member of IUCN the World Conservation Union and is affiliated with the University of the North (Iran). CENESTA works with a variety of partners, from local communities in Iran and other countries to local and national governmental agencies, from universities and research organisations to national and international NGOs. The UN bodies with which CENESTA and its experts entertain on-going collaboration include UNDP, FAO, UNICEF, UNSO, IFAD, UNCCD and the UN Secretariat. CENESTA has a small core of staff and large network of associates ranging from community- based groups to women’s associations and technical experts who act on the basis of common concerns and specific capacities. CENESTA staff and associates work in the context of project contracts and/ or on a Voluntary basis, contributing time as well as financial and material resources for the goals of the organisation.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cenesta.org/

Address:
No 108 Azerbaijan Street, Tehran, Iran

Country:
Iran

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Iran, Middle East, Asia
Operating languages
English , Farsi/Persian

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1979
Age (years)
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
 42
Iran average
 38
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Ahmad Beiranvand
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
 15
Iran average
 18
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
47% 
Iran average
23% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
55% 
Iran average
26% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
 61
Iran average
 61
Global average
 24,405
Subscribers (2019)
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
 32
Iran average
 32
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
مؤسسه توسعه پایدار و محیط زیست
 473
Iran average
 473
Global average
 8,194

Data notes

Last updated: 29/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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