Think tank

CIGIDEN is research centre whose mission is to develop, integrate and transfer scientific knowledge, and to form advanced human capital that contributes to reduce the social consequences of extreme natural events. Its mission is to guide the discussions and decisions that must be taken in the face of disasters, through scientific and technical evidence, to help implement improvements that increase the resilience of the country.


Contact details

Website: www.cigiden.cl
Address: Edificio Hernán Briones, 3rd floor. Av. Vicuña Mackenna 4860, Macul Santiago de Chile
Contact email: contacto AT cigiden.cl

Areas of focus

Topics of research:
Climate-related sub-themes of research:
Operating languages:
Spanish, English

Organisational details

Institutional affiliations:
University
Year founded:
2012
Age (years):
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Stefan Vogel
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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