Thematic networks and partnerships

Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future
Stakeholder Forum is an international organization that works to promote sustainable development and world democracy. Its work is seeking to openly and responsibly improve sustainable development decision-making.

International Development Innovation Network (IDIN)
IDIN is a consortium of university and partners led by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and funded by the US Agency for International Development's U.S. Global Development Lab.

Red Española de Estudios del Desarrollo (REEDES)
REEDES is an interdisciplinary academic network devoted to research and teaching on issues of development and international cooperation.

Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Network (RWSN)
RWSN is a global net focused on rural approaches and technologies. It promotes the exchange of experiences and dialogue and conducts detailed studies about different topics. It develops good practices guidelines as well.

Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA)
As a result of the International Year of Sanitation, a group of organizations that were working in the sector decided to establish SuSanA in 2008. It has a wealth of information about sustainable sanitation.

NEPAD Southern & Western African Networks of Water Centres of Excellence
These are two networks of African Higher Education and Research institutions who conduct high-end scientific research on water and related sectors, in order to provide policy guidelines to governments.

African Energy Policy Research Network
AFREPREN/FWD - Energy, Environment and Development Network for Africa Website

Global Network on Energy for Sustainable Development (GNESD)
GNESD is a knowledge network of PNUMA. Its main objective is conducting energy policy analysis that may affect the achievement of international development goals.

International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy
The Gender and Energy Training Programme offers modules designed for the training of development planners and project managers.

Global Village Energy Partnership
GVEP International is a non-profit international organization that works to reduce poverty accelerating access to modern energy services.

Africa-EU Partnership on Energy
The Africa-EU Partnership on Energy offers a long-term framework for the structured political dialogue and the cooperation between Africa and the EU in strategically important energy questions.