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Latin America

WRI has a significant presence in Latin America’s largest countries, with Brazil offices in Sao Paulo and Porto Alegre; and a Mexico office in Mexico City. WRI Mexico also oversees one of our newest offices, in Bogota, Colombia. 

International Offices

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    WRI Brasil

    WRI Brasil researches, analyzes and implements sustainable and inclusive solutions across three key areas: cities, climate, and forests.

  • Colombia

    WRI Colombia

    In 2020, WRI registered a legal presence in Colombia to facilitate our growing work there. The WRI Colombia Foundation represents the World Resources Institute in the Republic of Colombia. 

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    WRI México

    WRI México focuses on five topics: climate, cities, forests, energy, and the ocean. We work with federal and local governments and the private sector to increase climate ambition in Mexico and Colombia, where WRI recently opened an office. 

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