Think tank

The mission of the Institute for Technology & Society of Rio de Janeiro (ITS Rio) is to ensure that Brazil and the Global South respond creatively and appropriately to the opportunities provided by technology in the digital age, and that the potential benefits are broadly shared across society. Through its own research and in partnership with other institutions, ITS Rio analyzes the legal, social, economic and cultural dimensions of technology and advocates for public policies and private practices that protect privacy, freedom of expression and access to knowledge. The Institute also offers education, training and opportunities for individuals and institutions,

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Address: Praia do Flamengo, 100 (Cobertura - Flamengo) Rio de Janeiro
Contact email: its AT

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Portuguese, English

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Current leader(s): Bruno Martínez
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male

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

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