Think tank

Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio

Institute for Technology & Society of Rio de Janeiro ‒ ITS

Río de Janeiro, Brazil

The mission of the Institute for Technology & Society of Rio de Janeiro (ITS Rio) is to ensure that Brazil and the Global South respond creatively and appropriately to the opportunities provided by technology in the digital age, and that the potential benefits are broadly shared across society. Through its own research and in partnership with other institutions, ITS Rio analyzes the legal, social, economic and cultural dimensions of technology and advocates for public policies and private practices that protect privacy, freedom of expression and access to knowledge. The Institute also offers education, training and opportunities for individuals and institutions,

Contact details

Website:
https://itsrio.org/pt/home/

Address:
Praia do Flamengo, 100 (Cobertura - Flamengo) Rio de Janeiro

Country:
Brazil

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Brazil
Operating languages
English , Portuguese

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent

Social

Likes (2019)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 109,100
Brazil average
 55,247
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 109,911
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 4,867
Brazil average
 20,145
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 2,211
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 2,580
Brazil average
 3,171
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 904
Followers (2019)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 9,178
Brazil average
 25,618
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio
 5,068
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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