Think tank

The Centre for Environmental Research of the Northeast (Cepan) is a private, non-profit institution founded in 2000 by faculty-researchers and graduate students of the Federal University of Pernambuco, whose mission is to generate and disseminate strategic solutions for conservation of biodiversity through science, training of human resources and dialogue with society. Cepan acts in the planning, coordination and execution of biodiversity conservation projects in the area of ​​the Northeast Biodiversity Corridor (CBNE) - Atlantic Forest region in the states of Alagoas, Pernambuco, Paraíba and Rio Grande do Norte - in partnership with national institutions and international, public and private.


Contact details

Website: www.cepan.org.br/
Address: Avenida Montevideo, 172, Empresaria Pedro Martiniano Lins, room 504, Boa Vista, Recife / PE, CEP: 50050-250
Contact email: cepan AT cepan.org.br

Areas of focus

Topics of research:
Where they work:
Brazil
Operating languages:
Portuguese

Organisational details

Business model:
Non-profit
Year founded:
2000
Age (years):
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Severino Rodrigo Ribeiro Pinto (Chief Executive Officer and Project Director)
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male

Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website


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