Think tank

SOS Amazônia

SOS Amazon

Acre, Brazil

Since 1988, SOS Amazônia has been working to protect and conserve the Amazon Forest, supporting traditional peoples. It has three strategic objectives: conservation of forest cover through the sustainable use of products from socio-biodiversity; strengthens forest conservation and biodiversity protection, especially in Protected Areas in the Amazon; and promotes restoration of deforested areas on small and medium-sized properties. Its mission is to promote the conservation of biodiversity and the growth of environmental awareness in the Amazon.

Contact details

Website:
https://sosamazonia.org.br/

Address:
Rua Pará, 61, Habitasa, Rio Branco, CEP 69905-082, Acre, Brasil,

Country:
Brazil

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Acre, Amazonas, Brasil
Operating languages
Inglês , Português

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1988
Age (years)
SOS Amazônia
 34
Brazil average
 29
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Francisco Alves Mendes Filho (Chico Mendes), Jandira Keppi, Nazaré de Lima Soares, Josélia da Silva Alves, Anna Rosa Fioreta, Miguel Scarcello, Abrahim Farhat, Anselmo Alfredo Forneck, Carlos Edegard de Deus, Cândido Arieira de Carvalho, Cleto Batista Barbosa, Denise Regine Garrafiel, Elga Buttignol, Genéseio F. de Natividade, João Azevedo do Nascimento, José Antônio Scarcello, José Jocilem Crisostomo Gomes, Júlia Feitoza da Silva, Maria do Carmo Ferreira da Cunha, Mauro Luiz Aldrigue, Nelson Deicke, Ruscelino Araújo Barboza
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Miguel Scarcello
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Leader(s) (2019): Miguel Scarcello
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Leader(s) (2017): Miguel Scarcello (General secretary)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
SOS Amazônia
 14
Brazil average
 341
Global average
 122

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
SOS Amazônia
 10
Brazil average
 2,596
Global average
 6,494
Financials
2018
SOS Amazônia
 $559,060
Brazil average
 $39,489,251
Global average
 $58,371,986

Social

Likes (2022)
SOS Amazônia
 19,239
Brazil average
 43,671
Global average
 32,721
Likes (2021)
SOS Amazônia
 19,575
Likes (2019)
SOS Amazônia
 19,300
Twitter
Followers (2022)
SOS Amazônia
 626
Brazil average
 22,887
Global average
 19,273
Followers (2021)
SOS Amazônia
 498
Followers (2019)
SOS Amazônia
 225
Subscribers (2022)
SOS Amazônia
 345
Brazil average
 7,192
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
SOS Amazônia
 299
Subscribers (2019)
SOS Amazônia
 164
Followers (2022)
SOS Amazônia
 15,685
Brazil average
 62,083
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2021)
SOS Amazônia
 14,674
Followers (2019)
SOS Amazônia
 11,600
Followers (2019)
SOS Amazônia
 12
Brazil average
 4,551
Global average
 6,317

Data notes

Last updated: 26/05/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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