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
 60
Costa Rica average
 42
Global average
 31
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 (2022)
Centro Científico Tropical
 31,781
Costa Rica average
 18,526
Global average
 32,721
Likes (2021)
Centro Científico Tropical
 32,111
Likes (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 25,261
Subscribers (2022)
Centro Científico Tropical
 53
Costa Rica average
 1,117
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
Centro Científico Tropical
 49
Subscribers (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 40
Followers (2022)
Centro Científico Tropical
 89
Costa Rica average
 4,460
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2021)
Centro Científico Tropical
 79
Followers (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 76
Followers (2022)
Centro Científico Tropical
 349
Costa Rica average
 10,372
Global average
 16,399
Followers (2019)
Centro Científico Tropical
 99

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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