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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
 14
Brazil average
 30
Global average
 30
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
 60,860
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 343,111
Likes (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 320,165
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 22,446
Brazil average
 29,881
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 16,566
Followers (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 9,326
Subscribers (2021)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 14,600
Brazil average
 6,474
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 7,950
Subscribers (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 3,728
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 174,586
Brazil average
 26,225
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 1,359
Brazil average
 9,444
Global average
 6,628

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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