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Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade

Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation ‒ ICMBio

Brasilia, Brazil

The Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation (ICMBio) is linked to the Ministry of Environment and integrates the National Environmental System (Sisnama). It is responsible for executing the actions of the National System of Conservation Units, and may propose, implement, manage, protect, supervise and monitor the conservation units established by the Union. It is also incumbent upon it to promote and execute programs for research, protection, preservation and conservation of biodiversity and to exercise the power of environmental police for the protection of federal Conservation Units.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.icmbio.gov.br/portal/

Address:
103/104, Block "C", Administrative Complex - Southwest Sector CEP: 70.670-350, Brasilia, Brazil

Country:
Brazil

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Brazil
Operating languages
Portuguese

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 15
Brazil average
 29
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Ricardo Sovainski (President)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Ricardo Soavinski (President)
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2021)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 343,245
Brazil average
 61,470
Global average
 30,815
Likes (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 343,111
Likes (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 320,165
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 26,128
Brazil average
 22,888
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 22,446
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 16,566
Subscribers (2022)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 20,200
Brazil average
 7,197
Global average
 5,604
Subscribers (2021)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 14,600
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 7,950
Followers (2022)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
307,082 
Brazil average
 62,088
Global average
 14,632
Followers (2021)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 283,713
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 174,586
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 1,359
Brazil average
 4,553
Global average
 6,317

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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