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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
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2017): Ricardo Soavinski (President)
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 343,111
Brazil average
 55,247
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 320,165
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 16,566
Brazil average
 20,145
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 9,326
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 7,950
Brazil average
 3,171
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 3,728
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 174,586
Brazil average
 25,618
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade
 1,359
Brazil average
 10,624
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 10/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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