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Organisations and initiatives

Access initiative, international network for implementation of the Aarhus Convention:

Advancing Science, Serving Society (AAAS):

BMBF funding focus “Socio-economic research”:

BMBF programme “Knowledge for decision-making”:

Campbell Collaboration

Centre for Evidence-Based Conservation

Center for Science and Technology Policy Research

Center for Science, Technology and Public Policy der University of Minesota

Coastman. International training network on integrated coastal zone management

Cochrane Collaboration

Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change (National Acadamies, USA)

Communication for Social Change Consortium

Darwin Initiative (GB)

Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (GB)

Descartes Communication Prize “Excellence in science communication”

Earth System Science Partnership

Environment, Conflict and Cooperation Platform

European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy /

European Science Social Forum Network

EU Science in Society Programme and Action Plan: + media platform:

EVALUNET, evaluation network for transdisciplinary research in the framework of the BMBF socio-ecological funding focus

Fundacion Ambiente y Recursos Naturales“ (FARN): / english:

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Berlin):
and INTACT Project:

Greenfacts Organisation, Communicating Scientific Facts on Health and the Environment:

Integrated coastal zone management:

Initiative: “Re-thinking the university, reorientation in the sustainability horizon”

International Dialogue on Science and Practice in Sustainable Development

International Transdiciplinary Network on Case Studies for Sustainable Development

Landcare Research New Zeeland

Linking Knowledge to Action for Sustainable Development des „Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability

Linking Science and Local Knowledge, Buliding Capacity for Integrated and Sustainable Management of Coastal Resources

Living Knowledge, The international Science Shop Network

Management of Social Transformations (MOST) Clearing-house:

MIT Global Change Research:

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment:

National Committee for Global Change Research (Germany)

National Council for Science and the Environment, USA

“Pan-European Biological and Landscape Diversity Strategy“, a clearing house mechanism operated by the European Centre for Nature Conservation (ECNC)

“Public Participation Campaign” for implementation Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration.

Regional Environmental Centre for Central an Eastern Europe“ (REC):

“Research goes public”, BMBF initiative on the transfer of several research programmes in the services sector /

Resilience Alliance, research on resilience in socio-ecological systems - a basis for sustainability

Royal Institution:

Royal Society:

Scientists and Citizens for Environmental Solutions:

Science and Development Network:

Science in Dialogue, German PUS platform

Society for Organizational Learning:

Society for Social Studies of Science

Sustainable Development Communications Network (and its members):

Sustainable Europe Research Institute

Transdisciplinarity Net, a platform for transdisciplinary research

Union of Concerned Scientists, Citizens and Scientists for Environmental Solutions: