Think tank

The mission of FLACSO is to ensure the training of specialists in social sciences through postgraduate courses, research in the area of social sciences on issues related to Latin American and Caribbean issues; promote the exchange of teaching materials in the social sciences; to collaborate with national university institutions and with similar educational and research institutions in the region in order to promote cooperation in the field of their own

Contact details

Address: De Plaza del Sol en Curridabat 200 metros sur y 25 metros este.
Contact email: direccion AT

Organisational details

Business model:
Institutional affiliations:
Current leader(s): Ilka Treminio Sánchez
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Female
Staff size (2017):

Data notes

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

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