AfricaBio seeks to provide a platform that brings together all groups active in the food chain in one forum to debate the issues surrounding biotechnology.


African Centre for Technology Studies
An international inter-governmental policy research and training organization that focuses on biological diversity, climate change and desertification.


The Association for Progressive Communications

The Association for Progressive Communications is an international network of civil society organisations dedicated to empowering and supporting groups and individuals working for peace, human rights, development and protection of the environment, through the strategic use of information and communication technologies (ICTs), including the Internet.



The East African Regional Programme and Research Network for Biotechnology, Biosafety and Biotechnology Policy Development aims to build capacity in biotechnology in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and promote appropriate research and related policies. The Programme aims to use biotechnology in a sustainable manner in order to help improve livelihoods, ensure food security, and safeguard the environment.


Biosafety News

Biosafety News provides news articles on biotechnology, agriculture, environment and health.


Environmental Consulting Services

ECS's main objective is to assist developers, from both the private and public sectors, to complying with the various national environmental requirements. In addition, this website aims to present a unique collection of environmentally related articles, legislation, reports, policies, action plans and much more. We hope you find the content of this site useful.


Intermediate Technology Development Group

The ITDG aims to demonstrate and advocate the sustainable use of technology to reduce poverty in developing countries. This UK-based charity works directly in four regions of the developing world – Latin America, East Africa, Southern Africa and South Asia, with particular concentration on Peru, Kenya, Sudan, Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal.


International Institute of Tropical Agriculture

The IITA was the first African link in the worldwide network of agricultural research centers supported by the CGIAR. IITA conducts research, germplasm conservation, training, and information exchange activities in partnership with regional bodies and national programs including universities, ngos, and the private sector.


International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications

The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) is a not-for-profit organization that delivers the benefits of new agricultural biotechnologies to the poor in developing countries.  It aims to share these powerful technologies to those who stand to benefit from them and at the same time establish an enabling environment for their safe use.


Science and Technology Policy Research Institute

The STIPRI in Ghana aims to be the foremost national institution that facilitates the development of local innovation, enhanced through mastery of proven technologies, and sustainably utilised in accordance with national needs, resources and priorities.


South Centre

The South Centre is intended to meet the need for analysis of development problems and experience, as well as to provide intellectual and policy support required by developing countries for collective and individual action in the international arena.


Sustainable Africa

Sustainable Africa is a digital-commons project of the AllAfrica Foundation and aims to promote the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding in the fields of water, energy, health, agriculture and biodiversity.


Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU
This organization is dedicated to advancing agricultural and rural development in African, Caribbean and Pacific countries by promoting the transfer, exchange and utilization of information.