Think tank

Instituto Sou da Paz is a non-governmental organization that works to reduce levels of violence in Brazil. It´s mission is to contribute to putting into practice public policies for security and violence prevention that are efficient and guided by the values of democracy, social justice and human rights. The institute researches and diagnoses the causes, circumstances, and actors, in addition to the impacts, of violence, it also develops programs and actions for the prevention and reduction of violence. Additionally, they monitor public policies and legislative proposals, and inform public opinion through knowledge sharing

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Address: Rua Luis Murat, 260 - Vl. Madalena - São Paulo - SP
Contact email: [email protected] ; [email protected]

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Operating languages:
Portuguese, English

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Current leader(s): Ivan C. Marques
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
Boundary Organization (find out more): Yes

This organisation may not be a traditional think tank. We have included it in this list as we deem it to be a 'boundary' organisation – in other words, it might have some qualities or characterstics of a think tank.

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