Think tank

Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social

Latin American Centre for Social Ecology ‒ CLAES

Montevideo, Uruguay

CLAES is an independent non-governmental organization dedicated to research, action, and the promotion of social ecology. Recognizing a reciprocal link between human groups and their environmental environment in a historical context, socio-environmental problems are considered - linking research with action from an ethical commitment made to the defense of life and the promotion of sustainable alternatives to development.

Contact details

Website:
http://ambiental.net/

Address:
Casilla de Correo 13125, Montevideo 11700, Uruguay

Country:
Uruguay

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Latin America
Operating languages
Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1989
Age (years)
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 32
Uruguay average
 28
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Branch of former Franciscan and Ecological Centre (CIPFE)
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Viviana Basanta, José da Cruz, and Vera Babat (Directors)
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Staff size
2021
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 11
Uruguay average
 28
Global average
 75
% Female staff
2021
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 0%
Uruguay average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 2
Uruguay average
 11
Global average
 33

Social

Twitter
Followers (2021)
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 5,061
Uruguay average
 3,740
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 4,658
Followers (2017)
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 3,205
Subscribers (2021)
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 153
Uruguay average
 229
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Centro Latinoamericano de Ecología Social
 124

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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