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Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CIFOR is a scientific research center based in Alexandria, VA that was founded in 1998. As of 2019 they had $38 million in revenue and $29 million in assets.

CIFOR conducts global research on forest and climate change, adaptation, redd, indigenous groups, deforestation, gender, dry forests, food security, illegal logging, governance, biodiversity.

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Program areas at CIFOR

CIFOR continued to lead the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) - the world's largest integrated collaborative research program on forests and trees. CIFOR also continued to work with the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) and launched new partnerships with the CGIAR Research Programs on Policies Insttutions and Markets (PIM), and on Water, Land and Ecosystems CIFOR scientists delved deeper into the issues surrounding bushmeat and forest livelihoods, landscape restoration, sustainable timber and oil palm, and water monitoring in countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America

In 2016, the Information Services Group supported CIFOR's research programmes by providing state-of-the-art technical services, library facilities, computer services and electronic communications

Recognition for CIFOR's policy-oriented analysis also grew. The Center ts ranked Sth out of the Top 100 Climate Change Think Tanks by the International Center for Climate Governance, and 25th among the top 95 Environmental Policy Think Tanks by the University of Pennsylvania. In MOZ web presence rankings, CIFOR climbed to third spot among the 15 CGIAR Centers, drawing more than million visits its online platforms each mont Research findings were presented at events from Brunei to Morocco to Beijing, engaging peers in an ongoing discussion that aims shift the world’s view of forests from a problem to an opportunity In 2016, CIFOR participated/organized/nosted a series of

Form 990s for CIFOR

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Jan 28, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 14, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Dec 17, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CIFOR

Total grants, contributions, etc.$37,203,591
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$184,955
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$53,494
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,547,289
Total revenues$38,989,329

Vendors for CIFOR

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-27

Personnel at CIFOR

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John ColmeyManaging Director , Global Landscapes Forum / Director , Communications , Outreach and Engagement-Sept. 23, 2020
Tony SimonsExecutive Director, Cifor - Icraf Director General, Icraf-Sept. 23, 2020
███████ ███████Director of Communications and Marketing-Sept. 23, 2020
████ ██████Director Innovation, Investment and Impact-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ █████Director , Egual Opportunities , Gender , Justice and Tenure$0Dec. 31, 2017
███████ ████Director , Cgiar Research Program on Forests , Trees and Agroforestry Fta-Sept. 23, 2020
█████████ ███████Executive Manager-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ ███ ████Team Leader Outreach and Engagement / Communication , Outreach , Engagement-Sept. 23, 2020
█████ ████████Director of Corporate Services / Deputy Director General , Operations-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ ████Director General Cifor-Sept. 23, 2020
...and four more key personnel

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