Research institutes, centers and labs

Development Impact Lab (DIL)
DIL is a global consortium of research institutes, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and industry partners committed to advancing international development through science and technology innovations. DIL is headquartered at the University of California (UC) Berkeley.

Redefining Progress
It counts on a broad base of partners to move the economy and the public policies towards sustainability. Its work is focused on the measurement of the real state of economy, environment and justice and also on the design of policies to change behaviours related to these three aspects.

Transnational Institute
The Transnational Institute (TNI) of Political Studies: conducts a radical analysis, taking into account critical global issues, builds alliances with social movements and develops proposals for sustainable development, fair and democratic .

Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)
Water policy institute that works with sustainable solutions for the world water crisis. SIWI manages projects, synthesizes research and publishes recommendations on topics related to water, environment, governance and human development.

Stockholm Environmental Institute (SEI)
Through governance and local and regional management innovations, strategies for helping communities escape the poverty trap are shared.

International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC)
IRC is an independent organization headquartered in Holland, specialized in drinkable water supply and low cost sanitation in developing countries. It has a large library and it periodically publishes a very complete bulletin with specialized news.

Water and Environmental Development Centre (WEDC)
It is one of the most recognized training and applied research centres in the field of water and development. It has a broad training offer and, for more than 30 years, has been annually holding an international conference on water and sanitation.