Think tank

Institute for Environmental Studies

IVM

Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Institute for Environmental Studies (Instituut voor Milieuvraagstukken, IVM) is an interdisciplinary research institute at VU University Amsterdam. Since its creation in 1971, it have built up experience in dealing with the complexities of environmental problems. It is organised in four departments: Chemistry and Biology, Environmental Economics, Environmental Policy and Governance and Spatial Analysis and Decision Support.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ivm.vu.nl/en/

Address:
Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1111, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Country:
Netherlands

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1971
Age (years)
Institute for Environmental Studies
 50
Netherlands average
 36
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Pieter van Beukering
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Institute for Environmental Studies
 31
Netherlands average
 58
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Institute for Environmental Studies
32% 
Netherlands average
42% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Institute for Environmental Studies
29% 
Netherlands average
35% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Twitter
Followers (2019)
Institute for Environmental Studies
 699
Netherlands average
 13,236
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Institute for Environmental Studies
 10
Netherlands average
 4,383
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

Last updated: 29/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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