Think tank

Instituto Igarapé

Igarape Institute

Río de Janeiro, Brazil

The Igarapé Institute is an independent think tank, dedicated to the integration of security, justice and development agendas. Its objective is to propose innovative solutions to complex social challenges, through research, new technologies, influence in public policies and articulation. The Institute currently works with five macro topics: (i) national and global drug policy; (ii) citizen security; (iii) peace-building; (iv) safe cities; and (v) cybersecurity.

Contact details

Website:
https://igarape.org.br/

Address:
Rua Miranda Valverde, 64, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, RJ – Brasil - 22281-000

Country:
Brazil

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Brazil
Operating languages
English , Portuguese

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2011
Age (years)
Instituto Igarapé
 11
Brazil average
 29
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Ilona Szabó [President and Co-founder] and Robert Muggah [Innovation Chief Advisor and Co-founder]
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Ilona Szabó
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2021): Ilona Szabó de Carvalho
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2022
Instituto Igarapé
 49
Brazil average
 46
Global average
 44
2021
Instituto Igarapé
 41
% Female staff
2022
Instituto Igarapé
 65%
Brazil average
 62%
Global average
 53%
2021
Instituto Igarapé
 63%
% Female researchers
2022
Instituto Igarapé
 88%
Brazil average
 26%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2021
Instituto Igarapé
 53
Brazil average
 19
Global average
 43
Financials
2021
Instituto Igarapé
 $1,780,425
Brazil average
 $2,022,976
Global average
 $5,916,125
2020
Instituto Igarapé
 $1,195,662
2019
Instituto Igarapé
 $1,501,696

Social

Likes (2022)
Instituto Igarapé
 41,352
Brazil average
 43,671
Global average
 32,721
Likes (2021)
Instituto Igarapé
 41,888
Likes (2019)
Instituto Igarapé
 42,014
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Instituto Igarapé
 18,193
Brazil average
 22,887
Global average
 19,273
Followers (2021)
Instituto Igarapé
 15,728
Followers (2019)
Instituto Igarapé
 10,036
Subscribers (2022)
Instituto Igarapé
 1,670
Brazil average
 7,192
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
Instituto Igarapé
 1,410
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto Igarapé
 983
Followers (2022)
Instituto Igarapé
 14,907
Brazil average
 62,083
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2021)
Instituto Igarapé
 11,095
Followers (2019)
Instituto Igarapé
 3,201
Followers (2022)
Instituto Igarapé
 10,587
Brazil average
 6,613
Global average
 16,399
Followers (2019)
Instituto Igarapé
 3,041

Data notes

Last updated: 30/06/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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