Think tank

The Interdisciplinary Centre for the Environment (NIMA) is an research centre that aims to strengthen focusing on social-environmental questions. It develops projects and carries out research on the environment and sustainable development in partnership with schools, companies, municipalities and institutions, both national and foreign, in order to establish a close interaction between research and the society.


Contact details

Website: www.nima.puc-rio.br/index.php/en/
Address: Rua Marquês de São Vicente 225, Casa 5
Contact email: nima AT puc-rio.br

Areas of focus

Where they work:
Brazil,Global
Operating languages:
Portuguese, English

Organisational details

Business model:
University-affiliated institute
Institutional affiliations:
University
Year founded:
1999
Age (years):
Founded by:
Founder(s): Father Josafá Carlos de Siqueira, S.J. (Rector and Founder)
Founder gender: All male
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Luiz Felipe Guanaes Rego
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male

Data notes

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

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