Instituto da Criança

Organization's name: Instituto da Criança
Organization's acronym: IC
Former Name(s): Instituto de Amparo ao Carente e ao Excepcional Flor de Liz e Santa Catarina
Headquarters address  
Address: Rua Faro, 80, anexo 2º andar, Jardim Botânico
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, CEP 22461-020
Phone: +55 (21) 2239-9555
Fax: +55 (21) 2239-9555
Web site:

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • Portuguese
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Raquel Fernandes Conference Focal Point
Bruno Dias Application , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report , Designation , Conference Focal Point
Jose Grabowsky Others
Raul Guimaraes Others
Pedro Werneck Head of Organization


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Disabled Persons
  • Education
  • Extreme poverty
  • Family
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Information
  • Micro-Credit
  • Migration
  • Refugees
  • Social Development
  • Volunteerism
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality
  • Youth

Social Development:
  • Disabled persons
  • Employment
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Youth

Sustainable Development:
  • Education
Geographic scope: Local
Country of activity:
  • Brazil
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1994
Year of registration (YYYY): 1998
Organizational structure: Board of Directors, Consulting Board, Fiscal Board, Audit, Chairmanship, Executive Board, Consulting, Social Projects, Communication, Institutional Relations, Corporative
Number and type of members: 40 members (2022) Types of members: Chairman, Director, Managers, Coordinator, Supervisor, Analysts, Assistents and Interns.
Affiliation with NGO networks: thedotgood
Funding structure:
  • Fundraising campaigns
  • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Fees for providing consulting or research services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major Group affiliation:
  • Non-governmental organization

Social Development

Purpose of the organization:
Confirmation of the activities of the organization at the regional, national or international level:

Informal regional network of NGOs

UN-NGO-IRENE Newsletter:

Main Objective

Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC