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Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt Research Institute of Biological Resources

Bogota, Colombia

As part of its functions, the Institute is responsible for conducting scientific research on biodiversity in the continental territory of the Nation, including hydrobiological and genetic resources. Likewise, it coordinates the National Information System on Biodiversity (SIB Colombia) and the conformation of the national biodiversity inventory

Contact details

Website:
http://www.humboldt.org.co/es/

Address:
Calle 28A # 15-09, Bogotá D.C., Colombia

Country:
Colombia

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Colombia
Operating languages
English , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1993
Age (years)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 29
Colombia average
 29
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Founding Members: Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible, Colciencias, Instituto Sinchi, Invemar, Gobernación de Boyacá, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Universidad del Valle, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Universidad de Antioquia, Corporación Nacional de Investigación y Fomento Forestal – Conif, Corponor, Corpoamazonia, Fundación Pro- Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo Social - FES.
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Hernando García Martínez
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Dr. Brigitte Baptite Ballera
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 8
Colombia average
 43
Global average
 85
2017
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 243
% Female staff
2021
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 38%
Colombia average
 51%
Global average
 48%
2017
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 59%

Organisational performance

Publications
2016
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 35
Colombia average
 46
Global average
 160
Financials
2016
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 $10,649,160
Colombia average
 $5,918,857
Global average
 $103,991,321

Social

Likes (2022)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 124,189
Colombia average
 21,382
Global average
 32,612
Likes (2021)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 119,211
Likes (2019)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 108,471
Followers (2022)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 112,122
Colombia average
 24,531
Global average
 19,181
Followers (2021)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 100,547
Followers (2019)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 86,115
Subscribers (2022)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 12,500
Colombia average
 2,891
Global average
 5,590
Subscribers (2021)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 9,990
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
 6,890

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
Notes: The website did not show any staff names, only directors and managers. Financial Statements are not clear.
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