International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

Institut international pour l'environnement et le développement
Instituto Internacional de Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo

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History

Jan 1971, London (UK) and Washington DC (USA) simultaneously, by Barbara Ward, as International Institute for Environmental Affairs. Current name adopted 1973. Washington DC office became part of World Resources Institute (WRI) in 1988. UK Registered Charity: 800066.

Aims

Make the world a fairer and more sustainable place, in alliance with like-minded partners; acting as a catalyst, broker and facilitator, add voice to poorer and more vulnerable groups to ensure their interests are heard in decision-making and can bring about progressive change; stress the importance of sustainable development and the principles on which it is built as lying at the heart of all hopes for a secure future for our world.

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Activities

Advocacy/lobbying/activism; research and development; events/meetings.

Structure

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Staff

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Financing

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Consultative Status

United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) (Ros B); United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment).

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 29 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 66 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 0 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Society
    • Disadvantaged
  • Societal Problems
    • Vulnerability
  • Environment
    • Environment
  • Development
    • Development
    • Sustainable Development

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

E4305

Last News Received

29. Jan 2018
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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