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Institut de Recherche pour le Development de Cayenne IRD

Research Institute Development ‒ IRD

Cayenne, French Guyana

The Research Institute for Development (IRD) is a French research organization. Favoring interdisciplinarity, the IRD has focused its research, for more than 65 years, on the relationships between man and his environment in Africa, the Mediterranean, Latin America, Asia and in the French tropical Overseas. Its research, training and innovation activities aim to contribute to the social, economic and cultural development of the countries of the South.

Contact details

Website:
https://en.ird.fr/

Address:
275 Montabo Road, BP 90165, 97323 CAYENNE cedex, French Guyana

Country:
French Guyana

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Latin America & the Caribbean,French Guyana
Operating languages
English , French

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1946
Age (years)
Institut de Recherche pour le Development de Cayenne IRD
75 
French Guyana average
75 
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: The authority of the Secretary of State for the Navy and the Colonies
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Valérie Verdier
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Stéphane Calmant
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Michel Brossard (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Institut de Recherche pour le Development de Cayenne IRD
 2,050
French Guyana average
 2,050
Global average
 75
2019
Institut de Recherche pour le Development de Cayenne IRD
 3

Social

Likes (2019)
Institut de Recherche pour le Development de Cayenne IRD
 19,439
French Guyana average
 19,439
Global average
 24,579

Data notes

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