Global Civil Society & the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Goal 17: Revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development

Partnerships for the Goal

A successful sustainable development agenda requires partnerships between governments, the private sector and civil society. These inclusive partnerships built upon principles and values, a shared vision, and shared goals that place people and the planet at the centre, are needed at the global, regional, national and local level.

Urgent action is needed to mobilize, redirect and unlock the transformative power of trillions of dollars of private resources to deliver on sustainable development objectives. Long-term investments, including foreign direct investment, are needed in critical sectors, especially in developing countries. These include sustainable energy, infrastructure and transport, as well as information and communications technologies. The public sector will need to set a clear direction. Review and monitoring frameworks, regulations and incentive structures that enable such investments must be retooled to attract investments and reinforce sustainable development. National oversight mechanisms such as supreme audit institutions and oversight functions by legislatures should be strengthened.

Name Acronym Founded City HQ Country/Territory HQ Type I Type II

Centre for European and North Atlantic Affairs

CENAA Bratislava Slovakia G

Centre for European Reform

CER 1996 London UK G

Centre for Humanitarian Leadership

CHL Burwood VIC Australia G

Centre for Humanitarian Psychology

CHP Geneva Switzerland N

Centre for Information, Counseling and Training Professions Relating to International Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid

CINFO 1990 Biel G y

Centre for International Conflict Analysis and Management

CICAM 1965 Nijmegen Netherlands N

Centre for International Cooperation and Appropriate Technology

CICAT 1978 Delft Netherlands G

Centre for International Cooperation and Computerization

CICC Tokyo Japan G

Centre for International Cooperation and Development

CICD 1967 Ljubljana Slovenia G

Centre for International Cooperation and Security

CICS 2002 Bradford UK N

Centre for International Cooperation in Health and Development

1987 Québec QC Canada G

Centre for International Development Issues, Nijmegen

CIDIN 1973 Nijmegen Netherlands G

Centre for International Information and Documentation, Barcelona

CIDOB Foundation 1973 Barcelona Spain G

Centre for International Law, Brussels

1964 Brussels Belgium G

Centre for International Relations, Warszawa

CIR 1996 Warsaw Poland G

Centre for Peace and International Relations Studies

CPIRS 1998 Tbilisi Georgia G

Centre for Security Cooperation

RACVIAC 2000 Bestovje Croatia E g

Centre for Strategic Studies and Reforms, Chisinau

Chisinau Moldova N

Centre for the Study of International Cooperation in Education

CICE 1997 Hiroshima Japan G

Centre for Transnational Relations, Foreign and Security Policy

1986 Berlin Germany G

Centre for World Solidarity

CWS 1992 Secunderabad India G

Centre international de culture populaire, Paris

CICP 1976 Paris France G

Centre international de recherches et d'information sur l'économie publique, sociale et coopérative

CIRIEC 1947 Liège Belgium D

Centre international de recherches, d'échanges et de coopération de la Caraïbe et des Amériques


Centre international de solidarité ouvrière

CISO 1975 Montréal QC Canada G

Centre international pour la formation et les échanges en géosciences

CIFEG 1981 France E

Centre international réformé John Knox

1953 Le Grand-Saconnex G

Centre of International Relations, Ljubljana

CIR 1981 Ljubljana Slovenia G

Centre régional d'intervention pour la coopération, Reggio Calabria

1983 Reggio Calabria Italy G

Centre Robert Schuman

1976 Enscherange Luxembourg G

Centro de Cooperación Regional para la Educación de Adultos en América Latina y el Caribe

CREFAL 1951 Michoacan Mexico E g

Centro de Derechos Humanos Miguel Agustin Pro Juarez

Centro Prodh 1988 Mexico City Mexico G

Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Banda Ancha para el Desarrollo

CEABAD 2014 Managua Nicaragua E

Centro de Estudios Municipales y de Cooperación Internacional

CEMCI 1995 Granada Spain G

Centro de Gestión y Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo

CGCID 2013 Mexico City Mexico G

Centro de Investigación y Consultoria en Cooperación Internacional

CICCI Bogota Colombia N

Centro de Relaciones Internacionales, México

1970 Mexico City Mexico G

Centro Educazione alla Mondialità

CEM 1942 Brescia Italy G

Centro Español de Relaciones Internationales

CERI 1992 Madrid Spain G

Centro Extremeño de Estudios y Cooperación con Iberoamérica

CEXECI Mérida Spain G

Centro Interamericano de Cooperación y Capacitación

CICAP 1997 Montevideo Uruguay G

Centro Internacional Carlos V

1988 Madrid Spain N

Centro Internazionale Crocevia

CIC 1958 Rome Italy G

Centro Latinoamericano para les Relaciones con Europa


Centro per l'Europa Centro-Orientale e Balcanica

CECOB 2002 Faenza Italy G

Centro Regional de Promoción de la MIPYME

CENPROMYPE 2001 San Salvador El Salvador E

Centro Volontari Cooperazione allo Sviluppo

CVCS 1980 Gorizia Italy G


1988 Madrid Spain G

Ceske Fórum pro Rozvojovou Spolupraci

FoRS 2002 Prague Czech Rep G

CESVI Fondazione

1985 Bergamo Italy G f