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  • Agency for Cooperation and Research in Development (ACORD) in Ethiopia

    ACORD has been working in Ethiopia since 1995 to address the key issues of sustainable livelihoods and social justice

  • Center for Agriculture and Rural Development Studies (CARDS) - Bogor Agricultural University (Institut Pertanian Bogor), Indonesia

    Center for Agriculture and Rural Development Studies (CARDS) is structurally under the Institute of Research and Community Empowerment - Institut Pertanian Bogor (LPPM IPB). CARDS established by Rector Decree number 061/K13/OT/2005. Currently, CARDS main task in the field of research and development of education and community service related to the implementation and results of the research. CARDS vision is "To be the Leading Studies Institute for Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development". CARDS mission are (1) to develop academic studies in the field of agriculture socio-economics (in the broad sense) that oriented at improving the welfare of farmers and rural communities in Indonesia; (2) Developing innovative ideas in the field of socio-economic study of agriculture, agrarian, gender and poverty reduction in Indonesia; (3) Developing approaches to the empowerment of farmers and rural communities to meet the degree of social welfare better; and (4) participate in the processes of development of socio-economic sciences and the development of agriculture in the broad sense. CARDS conduct research activities through grants from the government and in cooperation with state agencies, local government, private and NGO.

  • Centre de Support en Santé Internationale (CSSI)

    Son objectif est de contribuer à l’amélioration de la santé des populations au niveau national, sous régional et international, au travers des services, de la recherche, de la formation et des renforcements des capacités en partenariat.

  • Centre for African Studies Basel (CASB), Switzerland

    The Centre for African Studies Basel (CASB) coordinates Africa-related teaching and events at the University of Basel in cooperation with institutions outside the university. The CASB is the only institution in Switzerland offering a Masters Degree in African Studies. Through the Centre of Competence on Africa it promotes and coordinates research on Africa at the University of Basel.

  • Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Institute of Geography, University of Bern, Switzerland

    The Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) is the University of Bern’s centre for sustainable development research.

  • Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire (CSRS)

    Les quatre grands axes de recherche du Centre de recherches sont aujourd’hui : environnement urbain, santé et qualité de la vie, nutrition, milieu naturel et biodiversité.

  • Centro de Estudios Económicos y Sociales (CIESS-ECONOMETRICA), Bolivia

    CIESS-ECONOMETRICA is the leading research institute in the country on economic, social and development issues, emphasizing coordination and complementarity with government agencies, consulting firms and universities.

  • Cooperation and Development Center, CODEV, Switzerland

    The aim of Cooperation & Development Center (CODEV) is to promote and coordinate scientific cooperation activities within EPFL

  • Dag Hammarskjöld Institute of Peace Studies (DHIPS), Copperbelt University, Zambia

    The Dag Hammaskjöld Institute of Peace Studies is a partner institute within the project on "Ethnic Power Relations and Conflict in Fragiles States" funded by the Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (R4D).

  • Department of Economics, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana

    The University of Ghana is the oldest of the public universities in Ghana. Its mission is 'to develop world-class human resources and capabilities to meet the development needs and global challenges through quality teaching, learning, research and knowledge dissemination'. The University of Ghana has four colleges which comprise schools and institutes. The colleges provide both undergraduate and graduate studies. The University of Ghana has an enrolment of over 20,000 students including international students. The Department of Economics is one of the pioneer departments created at the time of the establishment of the University of Ghana in 1948.

  • Department of Sociology, University of Geneva, Switzerland

    Founded in the 19th century (in 1886) it’s one of the oldest departments of this discipline in the world. Many famous scholars taught sociology in Geneva, such as de Sismondi, Louis Warin, Jean Piaget or Roger Girod.The profile is more methodological than thematic orientated and has its strengths in the multiplicity of approaches and schools represented.

  • Division of International and Humanitarian Medicine (DIHM), University Hospital Geneva

    The Division of International and Humanitarian Medicine (DIHM) is part of the Geneva University Hospitals (HUG). Many of its activities contribute to the strengthening of health systems and to reducing existing inequities in access to health and care.

  • Eau et Assainissement pour l'Afrique (EAA), Burkina Faso

    Vision Eau, Assainissement et Hygiène pour tous et pour toujours dans une Afrique prospère. Mission Notre mission repose sur une approche multisectorielle de promotion de l’accès durable et équitable des populations Africaines aux services d’eau et d’assainissement.

  • Eawag, Department for Urban Water Management (SWW), Switzerland

    Research in this department aims at the urban water system as an entity and at developing the corresponding ecological, economical and social services into a sustainable future.

  • Eawag, Department of Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries (Sandec), Switzerland

    Sandec is the Department of Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries at the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag).

  • Eawag, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Switzerland

    Eawag is among the world’s leading aquatic research institutes. Its strengths and successes are based on a long-established portfolio of activities – research, education and consulting & knowledge transfer.

  • EMPA - Critical Materials and Resource Efficiency (CARE)

    The Critical Materials and Resource Efficiency group (CARE) models the distribution, exposure and fate of materials required by technologies and products and investigates on resource efficiency and recovery and reintegration into the product life cycle.

  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, Amhara Regional Agricultural Research Institute (ARARI), Bahir Dar, Adet Research Centre

    EIAR is responsible for the running of federal research centers, and RARIs are administered by the regional state governments. In addition to conducting research at its federal centers, EIAR is charged with the responsibility for providing the overall coordination of agricultural research countrywide, and advising Government on agricultural research policy formulation.

  • Faculté des Sciences et Gestion de l'Environnement (FSG), University of Abobo Adjame (UAA), Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

    TEXT WILL BE UPDATED SOON.

  • Faculty of Environmental Science and Engineering (FESE), Kunming University of Science and Technology (KUST)

    The Faculty now has qualifications of the design of environmental engineering, environmental impact assessment, soil and water conservation program development, and soil conservation monitoring and so on.

  • Haramaya University (formerly known as Alemaya University), Dire Dawa, Ethiopia

    TEXT WILL BE UPDATED SOON.

  • Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation

    HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation is one of the most experienced and largest development organisations in Switzerland. It came into existence on 1 July 2011 with the merger of two organisations: Helvetas (founded 1955) and Intercooperation (founded 1982).

  • Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), Cape Town, South Africa

    The core business of the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) is to conduct large-scale, policy-relevant, social-scientific projects for public-sector users, non-governmental organisations and international development agencies.

  • Ifakara Health Institute (IHI), Ifakara Town, Tanzania

    IHI conducts a wide range of health-related research, including biomedical and environmental studies, trials of drugs, vaccines and diagnostics, health-systems research, and monitoring and evaluation.

  • INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana

    INDEPTH will be an international network of demographic research institutions that provides health and demographic data to enable developing countries set health priorities and policies based on the best available evidence and to guide the cost-effective use of tools, interventions and systems to ensure and monitor progress towards national goals.

  • Institut d’Economie Rural (IER) / Centre Régional de la Recherche Agricole (CRRA), Mali

    Créé le 29 novembre 1960 comme service rattaché au Ministère de la production, l’Institut d’Economie Rurale est le principal organisme public chargé de la recherche agricole au Mali. Il a été érigé en Etablissement Public à caractère Administratif (EPA) en 1993, puis en Etablissement Public à caractère Scientifique et Technologique (EPST) en 1998. Le Centre Régional de la Recherche Agronomique (CRRA) de Sikasso a été créé par arrêté n° 5482/MAEE-CAB du 13 décembre 1991.

  • Institut du Sahel (INSAH), Bamako, Mali, member organisation of the Comité Permanant Inter-États de Lutte Contre la Sécheresse dans le Sahel (CILSS)

    Vision Contribuer à assurer l´accès de tous les sahéliens, à tout moment, aux aliments nécessaires pour mener une vie saine et active à l´horizon 2015.

  • Institut International d’Ingénerie de l’Eau et de l‘Environnement (2iE)

    2iE, Institut international d’enseignement et de recherche spécialisé dans les domaines de l’Eau, de l’Environnement, de l’Énergie, du Génie civil et des Mines, a pour vocation d’accompagner cet élan en formant, en Afrique, les ingénieurs-entrepreneurs compétents et innovants dont le continent a besoin.

  • Institute of Economic Growth (IEG), University of Delhi Enclave, India

    IEG's research falls into nine broad themes: Agriculture and rural development, environment and resource economics; globalization and trade; industry, labour and welfare; macro-economic policy and modeling; population and development; health policy; and social change and social structure.

  • Institute of Ecopreneurship, School of Life Sciences FHNW, Switzerland

    The Institute for Ecopreneurship is engaged on a national as well as international level. Process engineering and optimisation as well as management concepts for ecologically efficient industrial production are at the core of our research and service offerings. In the areas of environmental protection and advancement of ecological efficiency, preventive measures and innovative environmental and biotechnological processes for emission reduction (e.g. micropollutants and nanoparticles in sewage water) and optimised resource management methods are developed.

  • Institute of Research and Economic Development (IRED), Nairobi, Kenya

    The Institute of Research of Economic Development limited (IRED) is devoted to the advancement of economic policy research and analysis, consultancy and training in Africa. IRED also collects and analyses relevant data and disseminates its research findings to a wide range of stakeholders through workshops/conferences, internal seminars. The vision of IRED is to be a leading institute of applied research and professional services that is the catalyst for positive change and economic development.

  • Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Switzerland

    The Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM) at the University of Bern provides undergraduate and postgraduate education and carries out interdisciplinary research in the fields of social and behavioural health, clinical epidemiology and biostatistics, and international and environmental health. The ISPM’s mission is to: Contribute to the promotion of health and prevention of disease through research, teaching and services at home and internationally; Advance and disseminate knowledge of health and disease in populations through rigorous and interdisciplinary academic research; Educate students at graduate and postgraduate level and equip individuals to serve as public health practitioners; Discover and evaluate opportunities to improve health and to apply this knowledge to help formulate cantonal, national and international policy.

  • Instituto de Meteorología de la República de Cuba (INSMET), La Habana, Cuba

    The Cuban National Institute of Meteorology (INSMET) attached to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment is a public entity in charge of monitoring and forecasting meteorological variables related to climate and atmospheric pollution. It constantly monitors weather to issue timely Early Warnings to the Government, the Civil Defence, and the people on any hazardous weather system that could affect any part of the Country. As Government advisor, it participates in awareness, educational and research activities.

  • KNUST Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

    KNUST is a leading University in Ghana providing higher education, undertake research, disseminate knowledge and foster relationships with the outside persons and bodies.

  • Lao National Mekong Committee, Vientiane, Laos

    Lao National Mekong Committee, Prime Minister's Office, Vientiane

  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

    The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health.

  • Mahidol University, Salaya, Thailand

    This diversified institution now offers top quality programs in numerous social and cultural disciplines, including the most doctoral programs of any institution in Thailand, yet has maintained its traditional excellence in medicine and the sciences.

  • Mekong River Commission, Vientiane, Lao PDR

    Since its establishment in 1995, the Mekong River Commission (MRC) has strived to develop work programmes and strategies that best serve its mission to provide effective support for sustainable management and development of water and related resources.

  • NADEL Center for Development and Cooperation, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

    The NADEL Center for Development and Cooperation at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) brings together researchers and practitioners to build and share knowledge for effective policy making to address global and local development challenges. NADEL also offers a MAS and CAS in Development and Cooperation providing students as well as professionals an inspiring learning environment in which they can acquire the knowledge and methods to find innovative solutions to contribute to sustainable and inclusive development worldwide. The NADEL is hosted by the Development Economics Group. The Development Economics Group conducts empirical and experimental research in economics to develop solutions to poverty and inequality and to improve the design of development policies. The research projects are often part of international and interdisciplinary research programs, collaborating with partners from developing countries and with development organizations. Most of the research activities focus on countries and cities of sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Nationales Referenzlaboratorium für Mykobakterien (NRLM), Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie, University of Zürich, Switzerland

    Das Nationale Referenzlaboratorium für Mykobakterien (NRLM) führt im Auftrag des BAG Untersuchungen zur epidemiologischen Überwachung, zur Kontrolle der Tuberkulosebekämpfung und zum Aufdecken von Infektketten durch.

  • Novartis Foundation for Sustainable Development, Switzerland

    For over 30 years the Novartis Foundation for Sustainable Development (NFSD) has served as a competence centre for corporate responsibility and international health focused on disadvantaged people in developing countries.

  • Pan American Health Organization - Organización Panamericana de la Salud, Costa Rica

    La Organización Panamericana de la Salud es una agencia de salud pública internacional con más de 100 años de experiencia en el trabajo para mejorar la salud y los estándares de vida de los países de las Américas.

  • Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research (PNGIMR), Goroka

    The Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research is a world class research facility looking at ways to improve the health of the people of Papua New Guinea. The institute has five research sections: - Infection and Immunity - Vector Borne Diseases - Population, Health and Demography - Sexual and Reproductive Health - Environmental and Emerging Diseases.

  • Pollution Control Department (PCD), Ministry for Natural Resources and Environment, Bangkok, Thailand

    Our vision is "Pollution Control, for good environment for the people by public participation". Our popularity is "We are dedicated to working with transparency, equity, teamwork for the benefit of the people". Our mission is to control, prevent, reduce and eliminate pollution and to conserve and rehabilitate the environment conducive for human life.

  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia

    The Pontifical Xavierian University (in Spanish La Pontificia Universidad Javeriana) is a private higher education institution founded in 1623. It is one of the oldest, most traditional, and prestigious Colombian universities, founded and directed by the Jesuits, with its main facilities in Bogotá and a second campus in Cali. It is one of the 28 universities entrusted to the Jesuits in Latin America and one of 114 around the world.

  • Population Studies Center (PSC), University of Pennsylvania, USA

    The PSC is characterized by remarkable continuity in the production of high-quality research even as the composition of its Research Associates has changed and their research interests have evolved.We have also expanded our research sphere, emphasizing the following research themes: the health and well-being of populations; human resources and endowments; innovation in methods; international population research; policy evaluation; growth and structure of populations; and networks in populations.

  • School of Health Professions of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences

    The School of Health Professions at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest and most renowned centres for basic and continuing education in diverse health professions, such as occupational therapy, midwifery, nursing and physiotherapy, as well as for research and development in those fields.

  • seecon

    seecon (see www.seecon.ch / society – economy – ecology – consulting) was established in 1998 as a social enterprise. seecon works independently, multidisciplinary and professionally on innovations for sustainable development focussing on integrated water, sanitation and ressource management.

  • Seminar of Social Anthropology, University of Basel, Switzerland

    The Seminar of Anthropology was founded in 1963 and is situated in a Gothic building under national heritage. The seminar is located in front of the Museum der Kulturen, with which the seminar is in close collaboration and shares a library.

  • Sight and Life, Switzerland

    Sight and Life is the humanitarian nutrition think tank. We care about the world’s most vulnerable populations, and exist to help improve their nutritional status.

  • Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)

    The Swiss TPH (formerly known as the Swiss Tropical Institute - STI) was founded in 1943 as through the initiative of Professor Rudolf Geigy. He recognised the need to combine sound interdisciplinary research within the context of the social and cultural conditions of an endemic area with training and service provision. He felt that this approach would generate new evidence as well as contribute to health development. Since then, this goal remains the mandate of the Swiss TPH - to contribute to the improvement of the health of populations internationally and nationally through excellence in research, services, and teaching and training with a special focus on developing countries.

  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai, India

    The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is an institution of excellence in higher education devoted to the development and application of knowledge that promotes and supports the creation of a just and equitable society through sustainable and participatory development practice. TISS engages in teaching and research in a wide range of social science disciplines, in the dissemination of knowledge, policy support and advocacy, as well as in extension work at the local, national, regional and international levels. It has 2900 students and 210 full-time faculty members, spread among four campuses located in Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati, and Hyderabad.

  • UNICEF, N'Djaména

    UNICEF, Route de l'Aeroport, N'Djaména, BP. 1146, N'Djaména, Tchad

  • Universidad de Costa Rica, San José

    La visión de la Universidad de Costa Rica, para el quinquenio 2008-2012 es la siguiente: Aspiramos a ser una Universidad de excelencia, sostenible, transformadora, inter y multicultural, actualizada, que mediante el diálogo libre y reflexivo y la evaluación continua, fortalezca su compromiso con el mejoramiento de la calidad de vida y sea referente en la conciencia nacional.

  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia (UNAL), Bogotá, Colombia

    The National University of Colombia is a public high level education institution with 150 years of history educating professionals in all knowledge areas, mainly engineering, humanities and sciences. As the nation's university, it fosters equal access to the Colombian educational system, provides the largest range of academic programs, and provides competent and socially responsible professionals. It contributes to the elaboration and resignification of the nation project, studies and enriches the cultural, natural and environmental heritage of the country. As such he advises on scientific, technological, cultural and artistic orders with academic and investigative autonomy. The university is currently considered the best in the country and one of the best in the region of Latin America, the institution project itself as one of the best in the world in the short time.

  • University of Cocody, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

    University of Cocody, BP V34, 01 Abidjan, IVORY COAST

  • Wash competence centre SUPSI, Switzerland

    WASH is an acronym used in international development programs and refers to "Water, Sanitation and Hygiene". Access to safe water, adequate sanitation, and proper hygiene education can reduce illness and death from disease, and also impact poverty reduction and socio-economic development.

  • World Health Organization, Country Office Mauritania

    The mission of the WHO Mauritania Country Office is to promote the attainment of the highest sustainable level of health by all people living in Mauritania through collaboration with the government and other partners in health development and the provision of technical and logistic support to country programmes.

  • World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

    WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends. In the 21st century, health is a shared responsibility, involving equitable access to essential care and collective defence against transnational threats.