Igarapé Institute

Please Note: This internship is co-sponsored with DRCLAS, and therefore you must apply here. The IOP has a strict two-application limit for the Director's Internship program, which includes internships that are co-sponsored with DRCLAS.

The Igarapé Institute is an independent think and do tank based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil devoted to evidence-based policy and action on complex security, justice and development challenges in Brazil, Latin America, and Africa. The Institute’s goal is to stimulate debate, foster connections and trigger action. Based in the South, the Igarapé Institute undertakes diagnostics, generates awareness, and co-designs solutions with public and private partners, often with the use of new technologies. Key areas of focus include (i) drug policy, (ii) citizen security, (iii) building peace, (iv) safer cities and (v) cyber security.

Keywords: Think and do tank; Citizen Security; Safer Cities; Smart Cities; Justice; Women; Peace; Drug Policy; Innovation; Cybersecurity; Data Analisys; Machine Learning

Portuguese Level: Basic or Intermediary Portuguese preferred

Location: Rio de Janeiro - Southeastern Brazil


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil