The Foundation for Scientific and Technological Development in Health (Fiotec) is a private, non-profit foundation, with financial and administrative autonomy and private equity. We are registered and accredited by the Ministry of Education (MEC) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI) to act as a support foundation as provided for in Act 8,958/94, regulated by Decree 7,423 of December 31st, 2010. Besides this, we received the Declaratory Instrument of Public Utility Service from the Government of the State of Rio de Janeiro, on May 22nd, 2009. Read more
Discussing solutions for the world problem of neglected diseases, affecting around 1 billion people: that was the purpose of the general meeting of the Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi) held this year, from July 6 to 8, in Rio de Janeiro. The meeting was divided between Fiocruz and a...
The water availability and consumption in the Northeast region of Brazil, the semi-arid region in particular, is a key issue when addressing the consumption and conservation of water resources. Great efforts have been made for implementing an infrastructure able to make water available in a suffi...
Fiotec - Foundation for Scientific and Technological Development in Health
Av. Brasil, 4036 - Manguinhos
21040-361 – Rio de Janeiro – RJ - Brasil - How to go
Phone: (21) 2209-2600 - Fax: (21) 2209-2754