Think tank

Centro Científico Tropical

Tropical Science Centre ‒ CCT

San José, Costa Rica

CCT generates, applies and disseminates knowledge to promote policies and best practices, socially and environmentally responsible, with emphasis on the tropics.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cct.or.cr/

Address:
100 metros al Sur y 125 metros al Este de Servicentro El Higuerón, San Pedro De Montes De Oca, San José, Costa Rica.

Country:
Costa Rica

Sub-region:
Central America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Costa Rica
Operating languages
English , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1962
Age (years)
Centro Científico Tropical
59 
Costa Rica average
 41
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Leslie Holdridge, Robert Hunter, Joseph Tosi, Frank Jirik, Fernando Castañeda and Wesley Kerper
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2017): Ana Báez Rojas (President)
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2021)
Centro Científico Tropical
 32,111
Costa Rica average
 33,501
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 25,261
Likes (2017)
Centro Científico Tropical
 15,639
Subscribers (2021)
Centro Científico Tropical
 49
Costa Rica average
 1,942
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 40
Subscribers (2017)
Centro Científico Tropical
 30
Followers (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 76
Costa Rica average
 3,519
Global average
 8,272
Followers (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 99
Costa Rica average
 7,336
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 03/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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