A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z ALL
  • African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), Ghana

    The African Center for Economic Transformation is an economic policy institute supporting Africa’s long-term growth through transformation. Our vision is that by 2025 all African countries will drive their own growth and transformation agendas, led by the private sector and supported by capable states with strong institutions and good policies. We work toward this vision through our analysis, advice, and advocacy. ACET mission is to promote policy and institutional reforms for sustained economic growth and transformation in Africa.

  • African Micro-Economic Research Unit (AMERU), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

    The African Microeconomic Research Unit (AMERU) brings together South African and African researchers to conduct rigorous quantitative research on African microeconomic issues, specifically on firm dynamics, labour markets and education. The research unit has a number of core aims: - to produce rigorous data-driven research that is relevant for policy makers; - to build networks between South African, African and international researchers working on Africa; - to develop research capacity for the analysis of microeconomic data.

  • Bread for all / Brot für Alle, Switzerland

    Bread for all is the Development Service of the Protestant Churches in Switzerland. Bread for all empowers people in Asia, Latin America and Africa to free themselves from poverty and dependency and it motivates people in the North to commit to a fairer world.

  • Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Indonesia

    The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) is a non-profit, scientific facility that conducts research on the most pressing challenges of forest and landscapes management around the world.

  • Centre d’Economie et d’Ethique pour l’Environnement et le Développement (C3ED), Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

    Le C3ED aborde les trois dimensions du développement durable : la dimension économique, la dimension sociale et la dimension environnementale (ou écologique) en tant que champ interdisciplinaire en partant du constat de l’inadéquation des modèles simples de croissance économique comme réponse aux enjeux de justice, d’équilibre écologique, de bien être et de pérennité des sociétés dans leur diversité (et leur interdépendance) mondiale.

  • Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD), France

    A French research centre working with developing countries to tackle international agricultural and development issues.

  • 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.

  • Cooperation and Development Center, CODEV, Switzerland

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

  • 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 Geography, University of Neuchatel, Switzerland

    The Institute of Geography at the University of Neuchâtel (IGG) was founded in 1974. Providing an open environment for students through its friendly and accessible teaching staff, it also makes significant national and international contributions to research and education.

  • Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology (ESZ), University of Zurich, Switzerland

    A crucial aim of anthropological inquiry is to understand the ecological, economical, political, legal, and social dimensions of human life in its cultural and historical variability. Its primary interest is to contextualize the local in regional, national, and global contexts.

  • 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.

  • Ecole Africaine des Métiers de l'Architecture et de l'Urbanisme (EAMAU), Lomé, Togo

    Ecole Africaine des Métiers de l'Architecture et de l'Urbanisme (EAMAU) 422, rue ds Balises quartier Tokoin Doumasséssé (Lomé : Adewi) BP 2067 Lomé

  • 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.

  • Environmental Development Action in the Third World (ENDA), Senegal, Relay for Participatory Urban Development

    A partir de la fin des années 70, Enda est progressivement devenu une organisation internationale non gouvernementale qui, pendant près de 30 ans, a su mettre en œuvre des ressources insoupçonnées pour conter cette pauvreté sans cesse croissante, préserver un environnement qui se dégradait alors dans une relative indifférence, et faire la promotion d’une citoyenneté indispensable à la prise de décisions idoines en phase avec les intérêts des plus démunis.

  • 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 Agronomic Sciences (FSA), University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin

    The Faculty of Agronomic Sciences of the University of Abomey-Calavi (FSA-UAC) is the oldest institution in higher agricultural education in Benin, created in 1970. Its mission is to contribute to the improvement of living conditions of rural households and the prevention of food insecurity and malnutrition in the population through the training of young agronomists, research-development, dissemination of scientific knowledge in all aspects of agricultural sciences as well as expertise for local agribusiness enterprises and development agencies. To achieve this mission, FSA-UAC implements various educational programs to students and technicians that lead to BSc, master and doctoral degrees.

  • FORIG Forestry Research Institute of Ghana

    The Forestry Research Institute of Ghana is a institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). It is located at Fumesua near Kumasi, Ghana.

  • Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana), Legon-Accra, Ghana

    The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is a research and advocacy institute focusing on the promotion of democracy and good governance.

  • HEKS - Swiss Interchurch Aid

    HEKS gives humanitarian and emergency aid and fights the causes of hunger, injustice and social deprivation. All people should be able to live a life of dignity and of safety in social, economic and political terms.

  • 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).

  • 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 Applied Media Studies (IAM), School of applied lingustics of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland

    The IAM professionalises the communication process in journalism and organisational communication. The Institute offers the entire spectrum of services which universities are mandated to provide: education, vocational training, research and consultancy.

  • Institute of Geography and Sustainability (IGD), University of Lausanne, Switzerland

    Composed of about 80 members, the Institute of Geography and Sustainability (IGD) is an interdisciplinary institute that combines competences of various fields of human and social sciences (geography, economy, philosophy, anthropology, political sciences), cartography and statistics, as well as physical geography. The focus is on research on sustainability with six priority objectives: • cultures and natures of tourism • development, societies, environments • environmental humanities • geographical information sciences (ScIG). • urban studies • water and geoheritage Each researcher is attached to one or more of these poles of research. In addition, the institute offers competences in certain methodological fields, in particular cartography, as well as quantitative and qualitative methods in the fields of geography and social sciences.

  • 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.

  • International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Programme pour l’Afrique Centrale et Occidentale (PACO)

    Valoriser et conserver la nature, pour renforcer les travaux fondamentaux de l’UICN sur la conservation de la biodiversité, en soulignant à la fois les valeurs tangibles et intangibles de la nature. Gouvernance efficace et équitable de l’utilisation de la nature, pour consolider les travaux de l’UICN concernant « les relations entre l’homme et la nature », les droits et les responsabilités et l’économie politique de la nature. Des solutions basées sur la nature pour relever les défis mondiaux du climat, de l’alimentation et du développement, pour élargir les travaux de l’UICN sur la contribution de la nature à la résolution des problèmes de développement durable, notamment du point de vue du changement climatique, de la sécurité alimentaire et du développement économique et social.

  • International Water Management Institute (IWMI) West Africa, Accra, Ghana

    IWMI's sub-regional research portfolio focuses on efforts to reduce poverty and to provide improved food security through sustainable and efficient agricultural water use. Related projects range from the analysis of adoption factors for different farming technologies to basin-scale modeling, irrigation policy development, understanding the relationship between malaria and irrigation, and identifying and implementing health risk reduction measures for safer wastewater reuse.

  • International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA), Copenhagen

    IWGIA supports indigenous peoples' struggle for human rights, self-determination, right to territory, control of land and resources, cultural integrity, and the right to development.

  • Kathmandu University School of Education (KUSOED), Kathmandu University, Nepal

    KUSOED is one of the seven schools of Kathmandu University (KU), which is Nepal’s third oldest university (founded in 1991) and has been constantly ranked among the country’s top universities. The KUSOED was established in 1997 with the aim of enhancing the quality of education in the country. To this end, it provides high-quality teacher training programs for all education levels and plays an instrumental role in developing teacher educators, educational leaders, development professionals and researchers who can contribute to the social transformation of the country.

  • 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.

  • KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

    The KOF Swiss Economic Institute delivers profound insights into the field of Economic Research. Besides conducting surveys in all branches of the Swiss economy, it also creates forecasts and indicators for business cycle analysis. KOF's data pool of business surveys is unique in Switzerland. KOF uses these data sets to mirror the economic situations and moods of Swiss companies through the generation of indicators. KOF also analyzes the innovation of Swiss companies, provides studies on health issues and comments on current economic developments. KOF is also involved in the joint economic forecast in Germany, which is used by the German Government as a directional measure of future economic development.

  • Laboratoire de Recherches Vétérinaires et Zootechniques de Farcha (LRVZ/F)

    L’augmentation de la production en vue d’assurer la sécurité alimentaire de la population et de contribuer à la réduction la pauvreté : une priorité pour le LRVZ.

  • 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.

  • Luc Hoffmann Insitute, Switzerland

    The Luc Hoffmann Institute was established in 2008 by WWF and strives to create greater alignment between conservation science, policy and practice. It is an independent research hub catalysing new ideas to solve environmental challenges that require a range of scientific expertise.

  • Montpellier SupAgro (formerly known as Ecole Nationale Supérieure Agronomique de Montpellier), France

    Un établissement d'enseignement supérieur et de recherche, sous tutelle du Ministère de l'agriculture, de l'agroalimentaire et de la forêt. Largement ouvert sur la Méditerranée et les pays du Sud.

  • 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.

  • Overseas Development Institute (ODI), Rural Policy and Governance Group, London, UK

    The Overseas Development Institute (ODI) is the UK's leading independent think tank on international development and humanitarian issues.

  • Post-Graduate Course on Development Countries (NADEL), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH, Zürich, Switzerland

    NADEL offers a multi-disciplinary course program to young and experienced professionals working in development cooperation. The courses offered are closely linked with NADEL’s research activities and development consultancies.

  • School of Agriculture, Forest and Food Sciences (HAFL), Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland

    The HAFL in Zollikofen is a centre of excellence in the agricultural, forestry and food industries.

  • 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.

  • Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Bern, Switzerland

    The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is Switzerland’s international cooperation agency within the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). In operating with other federal offices concerned, SDC is responsible for the overall coordination of development activities and cooperation with Eastern Europe, as well as for the humanitarian aid delivered by the Swiss Confederation.

  • Swiss Peace Foundation swisspeace, Bern

    swisspeace is a practice-oriented peace research institute. It carries out research on violent conflicts and their peaceful transformation. The Foundation aims to build up Swiss and international organizations' civilian peacebuilding capacities by providing trainings, space for networking and exchange of experiences. It also shapes political and academic discourses on peace policy issues at the national and international level through publications, workshops and conferences. swisspeace therefore promotes knowledge transfer between researchers and practitioners.

  • 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.

  • Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture (SFSA), Basel, Switzerland

    To create value for resource-poor small farmers in developing countries through innovation in sustainable agriculture and the activation of value chains.

  • UN office for disaster risk reduction (UNISDR), Geneva, Switzerland

    Our mandate is to serve as the focal point in the United Nations system for the coordination of disaster risk reduction and to ensure synergies among disaster risk reduction activities.

  • UNICEF, N'Djaména

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

  • 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.

  • World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies (WOCAT), Secretariat, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bern, Switzerland

    WOCAT (World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies) is an established global network of Soil and Water Conservation (SWC) specialists, dedicated to sustainable land management (SLM). In response to the need to formalise the to date informal global network a Framework Agreement defining the WOCAT Network as WOCAT International, and WOCAT Regional and National, is currently under development.

  • World Trade Institute (WTI), University of Bern, Switzerland

    The World Trade Institute (WTI) combines graduate-level education, interdisciplinary research and specialised advisory services into a unique and dynamic institution. We recruit students, researchers, faculty and employees from around the world, creating a diverse and engaging environment. Research is conducted in close collaboration with NCCR Trade Regulation. Our main objective is to push the boundaries of teaching and research in the law, economics and politics of international trade.

  • WWF Cameroon, Country Programme Office

    The World Wide Fund for Nature is an international non-governmental organization founded on April 29, 1961, and working on issues regarding the conservation, research and restoration of the environment and promote a world where humans live in harmony with nature.

  • WWF Colombia

    WWF is one of the world’s largest and most experienced independent conservation organizations, with over 5 million supporters and a global network active in more than 100 countries.