Action Group on Erosion, Technology and Concentration
ETC group is dedicated to the conservation and sustainable advancement of cultural and ecological diversity and human rights. To this end, ETC group supports socially responsible developments of technologies useful to the poor and marginalized and it addresses international governance issues and corporate power.
African Centre for Technology Studies
An international inter-governmental policy research and training organization that focuses on biological diversity, climate change and desertification.
Agricultural Economics Institute
The Agricultural Economics Institute (LEI) is the leading institute in the Netherlands for social and economic research on agriculture, horticulture, fisheries, forestry and rural areas. The LEI's focus at both national and international level is the increasing integration of agriculture and agribusiness with the social environment.
AIDEnvironment is an independent research and management consultancy for nature and natural resources. AIDEnvironment aims to conserve and restore diversity and resilience in the natural environment to encourage sustainable development and human welfare.
International Development Research Centre
The IDRC is a public corporation created by the Canadian government to help communities in the developing world find solutions to social, economic, and environmental problems through research.
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 Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
As a Union, IUCN seeks to influence, encourage and assist societies throughout the world to conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and to ensure that any use of natural resources is equitable and ecologically sustainable.
ILEIA is a Centre for Information on Low External Input Sustainable Agriculture. This website has an open discussion forum, many links to agriculture related sites and background information on important themes.
Novib (Oxfam Netherlands)
The Netherlands’ site of OneWorld.net. This site offers information on themes relating to sustainable development and human rights, campaigns of OneWorld and a discussion forum.
Plant Research International
Plant Research International is an institute that combines a lengthy tradition in strategic research with a global outlook and next-generation standards of innovation. Top quality research is combined with up-to-date business development.
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.
Royal Tropical Institute
The Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) is an independent centre of knowledge and expertise in the areas of international and intercultural cooperation. The aims of KIT are to contribute to sustainable development, poverty alleviation and cultural preservation and exchange.
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.
This online debate on biotechnology and food was organized in October and November 2001 and generated a truly global exchange of views and insights around Capacity Building, Poor Patents, Options in Food Production, and Rights and Choices.
The Network University
University of Washington Department of Technical Communication
The Department of Technical Communication offers a wide variety of degree programs and performs research in technical communication and related fields.
The Wageningen University for Life Sciences has evolved into one of the world’s leading education and research centers in the plant, animal, environmental, agrotechnical, food and social sciences.
Wageningen University Department of Plant Sciences
The Wageningen University Department of Plant Sciences is a leading center for research and education with regard to the plant and its environment.