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  • Agroecologia Universidad Cochabamba (AGRUCO)

    AGRUCO es un centro universitario de excelencia en investigación participativa revalorizadora, formación posgradual e interacción social con comunidades indígenas, originarias campesinas y municipios que pertenece a la Facultad de Ciencias Agrícolas, Pecuarias, Forestales y Veterinarias de la Universidad Mayor de San Simón.

  • Ayuda Obrera Suiza (AOS), Bolivia

    Promoción de los Derechos Laborales y Jóvenes y Democracia. Simultáneamente, y por mandato de la Agencia Suiza para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo (COSUDE), AOS ejecuta también el programa Promoción de la Cultura Ciudadana (PCC).

  • 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 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 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.

  • Centro de Estudios e Investigaciones Laborales (CEIL)

    La finalidad del Ceil es producir, comunicar y transferir conocimientos científicos de excelencia, preservando la libertad académica y promoviendo el pluralismo en cuanto a marcos teóricos y enfoques metodológicos, interviniendo con diversas modalidades para lograr la equidad social y el mejoramiento de las condiciones de vida y trabajo de la población.

  • 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.

  • Centro de Estudios Regionales Andinos Bartolomé de las Casas (CBC), Colegio Universitario Andino, Peru

    El Centro de Estudios Regionales Andinos "Bartolomé de Las Casas" (CBC) es una asociación civil sin fines de lucro, fundada en 1974. Desde entonces, definió como su propósito, la investigación para comprender, valorar y promover la complejidad del universo andino.

  • Centro de Estudios Superiores Universitarios (CESU), Universidad Mayor de San Simon (UMSS)

    Además de sus labores de formación el CESU orienta su actividad a la realización de proyectos de investigación que se enmarcan dentro de las áreas formativas en las que se organiza la labor del CESU: Medioambiente y Energía, Género y Humanidades, Estudios del Desarrollo, Estudios del Hábitat, Economía y Planificación, y Estudios Políticos y Jurídicos.

  • Centro de Gestión de la Información y Desarrollo de la Energía (CUBAENERGÍA), La Habana, Cuba

    The Information Management and Energy Development Center (CUBAENERGÍA), belongs to the Nuclear Energy and Advanced Technologies Agency (AENTA) attached to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA). It is a publicly budgeted Research, development and technical scientific services entity in the field of energy and environment. Since its creation in 2000, CUBAENERGÍA has carried out research, development and technological innovation projects that contribute to decision-making in the energy sector, to the communication of science and technology, to energy education and to the implementation of Renewable sources of energy in electricity generation. The entity strives to promote information technologies and sustainable energy development.

  • Centro de Planificacion y Gestion (CEPLAG), Universidad Mayor de San Simon (UMSS)

    El Centro de Planificación y Gestión (CEPLAG) ha sido creado con la finalidad de coadyuvar al desarrollo de una cultura de investigación en la Universidad Mayor de San Simón y en la región, generar procesos de investigación, capacitación y formación académica a través de la realización de investigaciones propias e incentivo a investigaciones de docentes y estudiantes.

  • Comisión Ambiental Regional, Cusco, Peru

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  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • Faculty of Economics and Business, Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Chile

    The Faculty of Economics and Business has close connections with its Jesuit partners Georgetown University and Fordham University in the US. The Master of economics is considered one of the best in the country and it has international recognition.

  • 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).

  • Institute of Biotechnology of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland

    The Institute of Biotechnology provides teaching at university level, applied research, continuing education courses, and services in the field of biotechnology.

  • Institute of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences

    The Institute of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry in Waedenswil provides teaching at university level, applied research, continuing education courses, and services in the field of chemistry.

  • 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 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.

  • Instituto de Ciencias Penales, Facultad de Ciencias Juridicas y Politicas, Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV), Caracas, Venezuela

    MISIÓN Adelantar investigaciones en ciencias penales, en los campos jurídicos y criminológicos, desde diversos enfoques y perspectivas a través de la ejecución de proyectos, con énfasis en el contexto venezolano y regional y con pertinencia social en el contexto de la garantía de los derechos humanos, el orden constitucional y la aplicación integral de la justicia penal.

  • Instituto de Estudios Sociales y Económicos (IESE-UMSS)

    Las actividades desarrolladas por el IESE privilegian la investigación, comprometiendo el despliegue de los mecanismos adecuados para que la misma alcance niveles de excelencia, para lo cual se agrupa las líneas de investigación en dos grandes componentes temáticos: Economía y Desarrollo; Desarrollo y Gestión de Organizaciones.

  • Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas (IIE), Bolivia

    The IIE is a research institute in economics based in La Paz, Boliva. The institute conducts research in a number of areas, and for example on new types of economic organization, plural economics, the manufacture sector, and the oil and natural gas markets.

  • 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.

  • Instituto de Urbanismo, Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo (FAU) - Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV)

    Unidad académica de la Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo abocada, fundamentalmente, al estudio de la compleja realidad de las aglomeraciones urbanas modernas. Sus principales áreas de actuación son la investigación, la docencia de cuarto nivel y la extensión.

  • Instituto del Bien Común (IBC), Lima, Peru

    Nuestra misión es trabajar con las comunidades rurales del Perú por el cuidado de los bienes comunes (cuerpos de agua, bosques, pesquerías, áreas naturales protegidas y territorios comunales, entre otros), contribuyendo así al bienestar de estas poblaciones y de todos los peruanos.

  • Instituto del Conurbano (ICO), Universidad Nacional de General Sarmiento (UNGS)

    El Instituto del Conurbano (ICO) investiga la problemática moderna de las ciudades, en particular la Región Metropolitana de Buenos Aires, con el propósito de formar profesionales altamente capacitados para intervenir en procesos de desarrollo sustentables, equitativos y democráticos.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Naturaleza, Energia y Sociedad - NES NATURALEZA SAS, Colombia

    Nes Naturaleza is a consultancy firm, an initiative of strategic thinking that generates and motivates ideas that drive productive projects and reinforces the basic principles of sustainable rural development.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Postgrado en Ciencias del Desarrollo (CIDES), Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA)

    El Postgrado en Ciencias del Desarrollo (CIDES) nació en 1984 como experiencia multidisciplinaria pionera en estudios del desarrollo a nivel postgradual en la Universidad mayor de San Andrés (UMSA) y en Bolivia.

  • Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD)

    La Misión del PNUD en Bolivia Contribuir a las metas globales de reducción de la pobreza, desarrollo humano, equidad de genero, gobernabilidad democrática y medio ambiente.

  • São Paulo School of Economics, FGV (EESP-FGV), São Paulo, Brazil

    Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV), founded in 1944, is a world renowned center for quality educationdedicated to promoting Brazil's economic and social development. With eight schools, two research institutes, technical assistance projects and a publishing unit, FGV is ranked one of the top 25 Think Tanks and Top 100 higher education institutions in the World.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA)

    Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA), Av. Villazón 1995 Monoblock Central, La Paz, Bolivia

  • 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.

  • 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 Habitat Research Center of the University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI)

    The WHRC of the University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) is a centre of competence specialized in interdisciplinary research on environmental, socio-economic, technical and cultural dimensions of the built environment in developing countries.

  • 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 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.