Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology

APCTT is a United Nations regional institution under the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. APCTT promotes transfer of technology to and from small- and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) in Asia and the Pacific.


Australasian Biotechnology Journal

Australasian Biotechnology is the official journal of the Australian Biotechnology Association (AusBiotech). It is Australia's only specialist biotechnology publication and features high-quality technical and business articles on biotechnology topics. It has earned an enviable reputation for accuracy and credibility.


Bioinformatics Institute of India

The aim and vision of this institute is providing a platform for individuals, professionals, R&D Organisations, Pharmaceutical & Software companies to utilize and harness the Indian bioinformatics potential.

Biotechnology Studies Center Iran

The Biotechnology Studies Center aims to help Iranian governmental and private sectors in policy approaches to priority setting for biotechnology development.


CropBiotech Net 

Crop Biotech Net is the home of the Global Knowledge Center on Crop Biotechnology (KC), an information service that provides regular updates and information about the global status of crop biotechnology, products and issues, regular news, communication materials, and links to other information sources.


Focus on the Global South

Focus aims to consciously and consistently articulate, link and develop greater coherence between local community-based and national, regional and global paradigms of change. Focus on the Global South strives to create a distinct and cogent link between development at the grassroots and the "macro" levels.


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 Development Economics Associates

IDEAs aims to build a pluralist network of heterodox economists engaged in the teaching, research and application of critical analyses of economic development. The organization is headquartered in New Delhi.


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.


Japan Patent Office

This website of the Japan Patent Office provides general information on patents, announcements, an industrial property digital library and information on statistics and patent distribution.



Research and Information System for Non-Aligned and other Developing Countries is a New Delhi based research institution, pursuing work relating to global issues in the field of International Economic Relations and development co-operation among developing countries. RIS, India has also been envisioned as a "Think Tank" for developing countries, fostering effective intellectual dialogue on International Economic issues.


SEARICE – Southeast Asia Regional Initiatives for Community Empowerment

SEARICE works for the creation of a just and democratic civil society that upholds people initiatives towards the creative and sustainable utilization of the earth's resources.


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.


Third World Network

The Third World Network is an independent non-profit international network of organizations and individuals involved in issues relating to development, the Third World and North- South issues. The Biotechnology pages provide articles and reports on biotechnology, biosafety and genetic engineering in the third world.



Vietnam Biotechnology Journal

The Vietnam Biotechnology Journal is an online bilingual journal. VBJ publishes daily news, opinions, reviews, tutorials, research articles… covering many areas of the biotechnology world: Health & Medicine, Food, Agriculture, Environment, Policy & Regulation, Business & IP.