Think tank

Centro de Estudios Democráticos de América Latina

Centre for Democratic Studies of Latin America ‒ CEDAL

San José, Costa Rica

CEDAL is a Latin American study centre that assumes the mission of training for the practice of democracy, promoting peace and promoting solidarity, social justice and sustainable development. To this end, it formulates and executes processes of research, analysis, reflection and advice on national and Latin American reality, as well as training processes for social and political actors, to build a society inspired by these values and principles. It gives fundamental importance to the exchange of experiences between the various social and political organizations, as well as the search for answers to the problems of development. Its activities include political, trade union, cooperative, environmental, community development, gender, youth and academic organizations.

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La Paulina, Montes de Oca, de la Rotonda de Betania 50 mt Este, una cuadra larga al Norte y 50 mt Este. San José, Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Central America

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Geographics of focus
Costa Rica and Latin America
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Leader(s) (2017): Carlos Rivera Bianchini
Leader gender: Male


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Data notes

Last updated: 03/02/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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