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Other Partners

LAPOP's work is made possible through its partnership with the following institutions:

The National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) is an agency linked to the Ministry of Science and Tecnologia (MCT), dedicated to the promotion of scientific and technological research and to the formation of human resources for research in the country. Its history is directly linked to the scientific and technological development of Brazil.

Princeton University is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering. As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding.

logo The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), channels its resources through NGOs, multilateral cooperation, and the EU, among others and is interested in promoting the idea of "international development cooperation". Supporting over 2,000 projects in over 100 countries, Sida seeks to create partnerships with companies, popular movements, organizations, universities, and government agencies for its development projects. Sida's geographic focus is on countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Central and Eastern Europe.

Located in Québec City, recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Université Laval boasts a tradition of excellence in its academic programs and major breakthroughs in its research activities. Resolutely committed to the highest standards, Université Laval provides all the resources to help students succeed in their studies and launch their careers.

The Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame brings the best of interdisciplinary, social science inquiry to bear on research themes relevant to contemporary societies around the world. The Kellogg Institute creates a space where those interested in international affairs can engage - with one another and with issues crucial to human society. Known for its regional focus on Latin America, the Institute has in recent years widened its scope to include Africa, Asia, and beyond.

Vanderbilt University is an internationally recognized research university in Nashville, Tenn., with strong partnerships among its 10 schools, neighboring institutions and the community. The combination of cutting edge research, liberal arts, nationally recognized schools of business and divinity and a distinguished medical center creates an invigorating atmosphere where students tailor their education to meet their goals and researchers collaborate to solve complex questions affecting our health, culture and society.

The Vanderbilt Institute of Global Health (VIGH) exists to implement sustainable, scalable health and development programs in resource-limited settings through an innovative, multidisciplinary approach rooted on strong academic research and training, and pragmatic community partnerships.

York University's vision is to create an interdisciplinary academic community of researchers, teachers and students whose first-rate credentials enable them to spearhead change and innovation in ways never before imagined. Their top-ranked programs set international standards. York's unique, interdisciplinary approach to learning allows students to study issues from all angles and to combine majors in completely different fields.