Brasília is home to Embrapa's headquarters, which is responsible for planning, supervising, coordinating and monitoring activities related to the implementation of agricultural research and the formulation of agricultural policies. This work is carried out by 17 administrative units, also called central units that support the Corporation's Executive Board.
A photo of Embrapa's Headquarters, in Brasília (DF)
Secretariat of Intelligence and Strategic Affairs (Secretaria de Inteligência e Relações Estratégicas - SIRE)
Organizational unit at strategic level under the Corporation's Executive Board, responsible for the management of the macroprocess of intelligence and strategic governance and for the processes of strategic intelligence, macrostrategy, communications, and institutional and governmental, national and international relations..
Secretary: Renato de Aragão Ribeiro Rodrigues
Secretariat of Research and Development (Secretaria de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento - SPD)
Organizational unit at tactical level, under the Executive Director of Research and Development, co-responsible for the management of the macroprocess of innovation and responsible for the processes of intelligence, planning, structuring, coordination and monitoring of programming, as well as for the management of technical-scientific information.
Secretary: Bruno dos Santos Figueiredo Brasil
Secretariat of Innovation and Business (Secretaria de Inovação e Negócios - SIN)
Organizational unit at tactical level, under the Executive Director of Innovation and Technology, co-responsible for the management of the macroprocess of innovation and responsible for the processes of asset management, management of innovation and business, marketing management, and management of the scaling-up and commercial exploration of assets, as well as the coordination of the Embrapa Network of Innovation and Business, which includes Offices for Innovation and Business in support of the implementation of the attributions of the secretariat. It also includes Embrapa's Technological Innovation Team (NIT), as stipulated by Article 16 of Law 10973/2004, with the attributions established in said Article and those that are going to be established by Embrapa's Regulations and Innovation Policy.
Secretary: Vitor Henrique Vaz Mondo
Secretariat of Institutional Development (Secretaria de Desenvolvimento Institucional - SDI)
Organizational unit at tactical level, under the Executive Director of Institutional Management, co-responsible for the management of the macroprocess of organizational management and responsible for the processes of strategy management, organizational development, risk management, integrity and transparency, internal verifications and integrated quality management.
Secretary: Renata Bueno Miranda
General Secretariat (Secretaria - Geral - SGE)
Organizational unit at tactical level, under the Executive Director of Institutional Management, co-responsible for the management of the macroprocess of organizational management and for the processes of support to the administration and councils, budgetary and financial management, management of property and supplies, personnel management, legal affairs and contracts, information and communication management, and information technology management.
Secretary: Alexandre de Oliveira Barcellos