Centro de Investigaciones en Ingeniería Civil y Ambiental (CIICA)

Research Center in Civil and Environmental Engineering (CIICA) / Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB)
Address:
Av. Víctor Ustariz, km 6 ½, Zona Santa Rosa, Cochabamba, Bolivia
Phone: +591-4-4268287
Web-site: www.upb.edu/es/ciica
Contact person: Oliver Saavedra, Ph.D., Director
Contact e-mail: oliversaavedra@upb.edu
Description:
The Research Center in Civil and Environmental Engineering (CIICA) is the research unit of UPB responsible for performing scientific and applied research to contribute to the technological advance of the country and region based on sustainable development.

Centro de Investigaciones de Nuevas Tecnologías Informáticas (CINTI)

Centro de Investigaciones de Nuevas Tecnologías Informáticas (CINTI) / Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB)
Address:
Av. Víctor Ustariz, km 6 ½, Zona Santa Rosa, Cochabamba, Bolivia
Phone: +591-4-4268287 (Int. 427)
Web-site: http://www.upb.edu/cinti
Contact person: Alex Villazón, Ph.D., Director
Contact e-mail: avillazon@upb.edu
Description:
Develops new computer technologies (e.g. mobile applications, Internet of Things – IoT, Cloud Computing) to implement software systems and embedded computing, applied to health and industrial innovation.

Centro de Investigaciones Ópticas y Energías (CIOE)

Optical and Energy Research Center (CIOE) / Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB)
Address: 
Av. Capitán Ustariz km 6.5, zona Santa Rosa, casilla 3967, Cochabamba, Bolivia
Phone: +591-4-4268287
Institutional web-site: http://www.upb.edu/en/cioe-about
Contact person: Omar Ormachea, PhD, Director
Contact e-mail: oormachea@upb.edu
Description:
The Optical and Energy Research Center (CIOE) of Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB) was created in 2007 to carry out applied research in the fields of quantum electronics, redioelectric propagation, optics and photonics, and renewable energy.

Centro de Investigaciones en Procesos Industriales (CIPI)

Center for Research on Industrial Processes (CIPI) / Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB)
Address:
Av.Víctor Ustariz, km 6 ½, Zona Santa Rosa, Cochabamba, Bolivia
Phone: +591-4-4268287
Institutional web-site: www.upb.edu/es/cipi
Contact person: Ramiro Escalera Vásquez, Ph.D., Director
Contact e-mail: rescalera@upb.edu
Description:
The CIPI was created in 2004 with the purpose of carrying out technical – scientific studies whose main objective is to improve the competitiveness and productivity of industrial companies in Bolivia, within the framework of ecologically sustainable industrial development.

Centro de Investigaciones Sociales (CIS)

Centro de Investigaciones Sociales (CIS) de la Vicepresidencia del Estado
Address:
Calle Belisario Salinas Nº 296, La Paz, Bolivia
Phone: +591-2-2142000
Institutional web-site: http://www.cis.gob.bo/
Contact person: Eduardo Paz Gonzales, Director
Contact e-mail: epaz@colmex.mx
Description:
The Center for Social Research of the Vicepresidency of the Plurinational State of Bolivia has three lines of research (Policy/Government, Theory/History, and Economics/Society) through which it seeks to contribute to a better understanding of historical and contemporary issues within the Bolivian society.

Conservation Strategy Fund (CSF)

Conservation Strategy Fund (CSF)
Address:
Av. Pablo Sánchez Nº 6981, entre calles 1 y 2 de Irpavi, La Paz, Bolivia
Phone: +591-2-2721925
Institutional web-site: www.conservation-strategy.org
Contact person: Alfonso Malky Harb, Latin America Technical Director
Contact e-mail: alfonso@conservation-strategy.org
Description:
CSF is a non-profit organization established in California in 1998. It focuses on environmental conservation using economic tools.

Centro de Planificación y Gestión (CEPLAG – UMSS)

Centro de Planificación y Gestión (CEPLAG – UMSS)
Address:
Pasaje Zoológico # 1164 entre Av. Humbolt y Bartolomé de las casas.
Phone: + 591 4 42 44214
Institutional website: www.ceplag.umss.edu.bo/
Contact person: María del Carmen Ledo García, Directora del CEPLAG – UMSS
Contact e-mail: carmenledo@gmail.com
Descriptio:
CEPLAG was created in 1999, under the framework of the University Institutional Cooperation (IUC) between the Universidad Mayor de San Simón (UMSS), the Inter University Flemish Council of Belgium (Vlaamse interuniversitaire Raad – VLIR) and the Universidad Catholic Church of Leuven (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven – KULeuven). CEPLAG is a research center belonging to the Faculty of Economic Sciences (FCE) and the Faculty of Architecture and Habitat Sciences of the Universidad Mayor de San Simón. CEPLAG hasa a multidisciplinary research approach in the areas of: • Economics and Applied Mathematics • Social Studies and Space Studies.

Centro de Promoción de Tecnologías Sostenibles (CPTS)

Centro de Promoción de Tecnologías Sostenibles (CPTS)
Address: Calle 5, N° 578, Edificio “Q” Business Center-Piso 4, Zona Achumani
Phone: +591-2-2145797; + 591 -2-2145739; +591 2-2770128 Fax +(591-2) 591-2-2770119
Institutional website: http://cpts.org/
Contact person: Antonio Ruiz Michel, Director Ejecutivo
Contact e-mails: direccion.ejecutiva@cpts.org
Description: For more than 20 years, CPTS has worked on issues related to energy efficiency and pollution prevention in different areas of Bolivia’s economy. In addition, it has developed technology, based on the principles of cleaner production. By 2019, CPTS has worked with over 300 businesses.

ENERGETICA

ENERGETICA Energía Para el Desarrollo
Address: Calle La Paz E-573 entre Antezana y 16 de Julio, Cochabamba, Bolivia | P.O.Box 4964
Phone: Teléfono/Fax: (591) 4-42 53647 / (591) 4-42 53825
Institutional website: www.energetica.org.bo
Contacto person: Miguel Fernandez Fuentes, Director
Contact e-mails: miguel@energetica.org.bo  , daniela@energetica.org.bo
Description: ENERGÉTICA is a civil, private, non-profit development institution that works in the field of sustainable energy on a nation-wide scale in Bolivia. ENERGÉTICA was founded in 1993 reaching 26 years of experience promoting a harmonious development of society by 2019.

Fundación JIDESA

Fundación Jisunú del Desarrollo (JIDESA)
Address: Av. Illimani No. 161. La Paz, Bolivia
Phone:
Institutional website: www.jidesa.org
Contact person: Boris Carlos Sahonero Zelada, Director Ejecutivo
Contact e-mails: dibalderrama@gmail.com, karinarodauad@gmail.com
Description: The institution focusses on researching the relation between migration and climate change, and on the development of strategic guidelines for municipal disaster and risk management.