Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon

Amazon Institute of People and the Environment ‒ IMAZON
Belém, Brazil

Imazon is a non-profit research institution whose mission is to promote sustainable development in the Amazon through studies, support for public policy formulation, broad dissemination of information and capacity building. The Institute carries out four activities: applied research on problems with natural resource use, professional capacity, contribution to public policies and broad dissemination of studies.

Contact details

Website:
https://imazon.org.br/en/

Address:
Travessa Dom Romualdo de Seixas, 1698. 11 andar. Umarizal. Belém-PA

Country:
Brazil

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Brazil, Amazonia
Operating languages
Portuguese

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Other
Year founded
1990
Age (years)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 34
Brazil average
 32
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Chis Uhl, Beto Veríssimo, Paulo Barreto, David MacGraph
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Ritaumaria Pereira
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2022): Ritaumaria Pereira
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2021): Ritaumaria Pereira
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 45
Brazil average
 39
Global average
 87
2020
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 37
% Female staff
2021
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 60%
Brazil average
 62%
Global average
 48%
2020
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 60%
% Female researchers
2021
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 63%
Brazil average
 18%
Global average
 16%
2020
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 63%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 1
Brazil average
 71
Global average
 65
2020
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 30
2019
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 27

Social

Likes (2023)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 16,907
Brazil average
 47,927
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 16,503
Likes (2021)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 16,503
Twitter
Followers (2024)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 29,000
Brazil average
 16,248
Global average
 18,127
Followers (2022)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 26,821
Followers (2021)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 23,427
Subscribers (2023)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 612
Brazil average
 10,443
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 590
Subscribers (2021)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 542
Followers (2023)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 21,000
Brazil average
 32,332
Global average
 11,195
Followers (2023)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 17,451
Brazil average
 12,378
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 12,338
Followers (2019)
Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia – Imazon
 4,777

Data notes

Last updated: 24/04/2023
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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