Think tank

Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina

Laboratory of Research and Innovation in Education for Latin America ‒ SUMMA

Santiago de Chile, Chile

Laboratory for Research and Innovation in Education for Latin America (SUMMA) is the first Education Research and Innovation Laboratory for Latin America and the Caribbean. We were created in 2016 by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Fundación Chile, with the support of the Education Ministries of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panamá, Peru and Uruguay. Since 2018, the Ministries of Guatemala, Honduras and Panama have also joined SUMMA.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.summaedu.org/

Address:
Darío Urzúa 1813, Providencia. Santiago de Chile, Chile

Country:
Chile

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Mexico, Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, Brasil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Panama, Guatemala, Honduras
Operating languages
English , Portuguese , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2016
Age (years)
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 6
Chile average
 25
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Ministries of Education of LATAM countries
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Javier González (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 28
Chile average
 25
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 64%
Chile average
 60%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 100%
Chile average
 21%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 $2,690,000
Chile average
 $1,806,109
Global average
 $199,879,694

Social

Twitter
Followers (2022)
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 3,111
Chile average
 36,804
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 2,767
Followers (2019)
Laboratorio de Investigación e Innovación en Educación para América Latina
 1,751

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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