OUR PARTNERS WORLDWIDE
The Centre interacts with numerous
organisations, both in India and abroad. It works with like-minded organisations to lobby
for the inclusion of Southern perspectives in international fora. Nationally, CSE works
with several groups to support the concept of environmental rights.
Some of the partners with whom CSE has been collaborating are as
Akshara Prakashana, Karnataka
Akshara Prakashana has made CSEs State of Indias Environment reports available
Approtech Asia, Manila
CSE is a founding member of this Asia-wide appropriate technology network.
Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS), Dhaka
CSE and BCAS work together on issues of global warming and poverty-environment interface.
Bangalore Consultancy Office (BCO), Karnataka
CSE works closely with BCO for campaigns on ecodevelopment plan for protected areas,
and on global environmental issues.
Biodiversity Action Network, Washington
The Centre works with BioNet on the issue of biodiversity conservation. Both Ends,
Amsterdam CSE and Both Ends keep in regular contact on issues of environment.
Both Ends, Amsterdam
CSE and Both Ends keep in regular contact on issues of environment.
Centre de Reflexiond Information et de
This organisation has published CSEs publications including the State of India
Environment reports in French.
Centre for Water Resources Development and
CSE works with CWRDM on issues of water management.
Centre International de Recherche
surlEnvironment et le Developpement (CIRED), Paris
CSE and CIRED exchange information regularly on scientific and political issues of global
Centre rennais dinformation pour le
developpement, (CRIDEV), Rennes
CSE works with CRIDEV on numerous international issues.
Climate Action Network (CAN), Washington
CSE is an active member of the global Climate Action Network, which has members in all
regions of the world to lobby governments to strengthen the Climate Change Convention.
Community Aid Abroad (CAA), Melbourne
CAA has assisted CSE in reporting on environmental developments in Australia and the
Concerned Citizens, Sikkim
CSE works with Concerned Citizens on environmental issues in Sikkim.
Council for Professional Social Workers (CPSW), Bhubaneshwar
CSE assisted CPSW to produce its State of the Environment report on Orissa by providing
available information on the state.
Creative Learning for Change (CLC), New Delhi
It coordinates the production of CSEs series of childrens story books on
CSE works closely with DEEDS for campaign on ecodevelopment plan for protected areas.
Desertification Network, Geneva
CSE worked with African NGOs to formulate positions on the Desertification Control
Convention at a meeting in Ougadougu, Mali. Since then, CSE has been an active member of
the network, formed globally to prevent desertification.
Economieet Humanisme, Lyon CSE works with
Economie et Humanisme on environmental issues.
Environment and Development Research Centre (EDRC),
CSE is the South Asian member of the international Network on Trade and Environment which
is located at EDRC.
Environment Liaison Centre International (ELCI), Nairobi
CSE is a member of ELCI. CSEs director, Anil Agarwal, was chairperson of ELCI from
1984-87. CSE is a founding member representing South Asia in the International Interim
Committee to Liaison on Biodiversity Convention, whose secretariat is also located at
Educational Training Consultancy (ETC), Amsterdam
CSEs director is a member of the foundations board of directors. The
foundation is deeply involved in promoting low external input agriculture.
Eklavya, Madhya Pradesh
CSE works with Eklavya on issues of water management.
Folkekirkens Nodhjaelp, Copenhagen
This organisation collaborates with CSE to generate reports on environmental issues
Foundation for Community Organisation and Management
Technology (FCOMT), Manila
CSE is helping FCOMT to popularise the concept of community-based national accounting
Foundation for the Progress of Humanity (FPH), Paris
FPH and CSE work together to promote concepts of global democracy.
Friends of the Earth-Canada (FOE-Canada), Ottawa
CSE and FOE-Canada have a joint project to monitor the Montreal Protocol to phase out
ozone depleting substances.
Friends of the Earth, International (FOE-I),
FOE-I and CSE have an agreement to consult each other before initiating campaigns on
international environmental issues. CSE also plans to attend the annual meetings of FOE-I
partners and members.
Friends of the Earth-Netherlands (FOE-Netherlands),
Amsterdam CSE has a collaborative project with FOE-Netherlands on strategies to
change consumption patterns of the North.
Gandhi Peace Foundation (GPF), New Delhi
GPF and CSE have collaborated in the past to translate and produce the first two
citizens reports on the State of Indias Environment. CSE continues to
collaborate with GPF on the latters studies on traditional water harvesting systems.
Greenpeace International, Amsterdam
CSE has worked with Greenpeace on the Montreal Protocol, toxic trade and climate
change. It attended workshops organised by Greenpeace in New Delhi and Bombay.
Himal collaborates with CSE to report on the Himalayan environment and analysing
peoples efforts to improve it.
Indian Social Institute (ISI), New Delhi
CSE is working with ISI on the draft forest bill and the draft rehabilitation policy
of the Central government.
International Development Research Center
(IDRC)/Swedish Agency for Research Cooperation with Developing Countries (SAREC), Ottawa/Stockholm
CSEs director is a member of the IDRC-SAREC Consultative Group on Sustainable
International Institute for Environment and
Development (IIED), London
IIED collaborates with CSE to report on environmental events worldwide and to undertake
joint analytical projects.
It is an active member of the South Asian NGO Network initiated by CSE, without whose
help the Third South Asian NGO Summit could not have been organised in Kathmandu.
CSE has been collaborating with the World Conservative Unions Netherlands
chapter on the issues of institutional change in Global Forest Policy.
CSE and IUCN-Pakistan jointly organised a major India-Pakistan Environment Conference
in Lahore,whose proceedings have been published by IUCN-Pakistan.
Jan Sewa Parishad (JSP), Bihar
CSE works with JSP on environmental issues, particularly on issues regarding
tribals rights over minor forest produce.
Kashtakari Sangathana, Maharashtra
CSE was involved with the Sangathana on their campaign for tribal self-rule.
Ladakh Ecological Development Group, Ladakh
CSE works with LEDEG on issues of water management.
Malaria Research Centre, New Delhi
The Centre works with VCRC on the issue of environmental management of vectors
Mihikatha Trust Fund (MTF), Colombo CSE is
working with the Fund on South Asian environmental issues.
Mohammad Ali Society (MAS), Karachi
MAS and CSE work together on issues relating to poverty and environment, with CSE resource
persons in training workshops and seminars.
CSE works with Oikos on issues of water management.
Orissa Mahakrushak Sangh (OMS), Orissa
CSE has been involved with the Sangh in campaigns to save the Chilika lake.
Oxford Centre for the Environment, Ethics and
The Centre works with OCEES on issues of biodiversity conservation and benefit
Peaceful Society, Goa
CSE collaborates with Peaceful Society on environmental issues.
Panos provides CSE with regular inputs for its worldwide coverage of environmental
CSE works with Pravah to create public awareness on issues of water management.
Project Swarajya, Orissa
Project Swarajya has translated CSEs environmental publications into Oriya.
Royal Society for the Protection of Nature (RSPN),
CSE is assisting the Society to produce its report on the state of environment of Bhutan.
Rural Litigation and Entitlement Kendra (RLEK), Dehradun
CSE is working with RLEK to build up a movement to empower local communities to manage
national parks, sanctuaries and other protected areas.
Samaj Parivartana Samudaya (SPS), Karnataka
CSE works with SPS on issues involving peoples rights over natural resources and
on the question of captive plantation for industry on state-owned forest lands.
CSE works with Samartan to create public awareness on issues of water management.
Shirkat Gah, Lahore
CSE and Shirkat Gah work together to draw up common positions on global environmental
issues and exchange news clippings to produce a South Asian Green File. Social Research
and Development Council (SRDC), Orissa CSE works with SRDC on issues related to protected
area management, particularly on Simlipal Tiger Reserve. Society for Hill Resource
Management School (SHRMS), Bihar CSE assists SHRMS in promoting its ideas of wealth
creation by the poor through participation and good natural resource management.
Society for Protection of Environment and Quality of
Life , Andhra Pradesh
CSE works with SPEQL to create public awareness on issues of water management.
South Asian NGO Network Several leading environmental
NGOs in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal are working together
to develop and strengthen an environment and development NGO network in South Asia.
Sri Lanka Environmental Journalists Forum, Colombo
It assists CSE in distributing its feature service to Sri Lankas media.
Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), Lahore
CSE and SDPI work together to draw up common South Asian positions on global environmental
issues. Swedish Society for Conservation of Nature (SSCN), Stockholm The society
collaborates with CSE to generate reports on environmental events worldwide.
Tarun Bharat Sangh (TBS), Rajasthan
CSE works with the Sangh on environmental campaigns to save the Sariska sanctuary.
Television Trust for the
Environment (TTE), London It works with CSE to help make environmental
videos available to Indian and South Asian institutions.
Ubeshwar Vikas Mandal (UVM) Rajasthan
CSE works with UVM on environmental issues in Rajasthan.
Vector Control Research Centre, New Delhi
The Centre works with VCRC on the issue of environmental management of vectors.
CSE works with Visthar to create public awareness on issues of water management.
Vivekanand Girijan Kalyana Kendra (VGKK), Karnataka
CSE works with VGKK on issues of management of biodiversity with community participation.
Waste Consultants, Netherlands
CSEs deputy director is a member of its programme policy committee. Centre works
with Waste Consultants on hazardous and municipal waste management issues.
WWF(I), (Jaipur), Rajasthan
CSE works with WWF(I) Jaipur to create public awareness on issues of water management.
Rajasthan CSE works with WWF(I) Jaipur to create public awareness on issues of water
Asian and Pacific Centre
for Transfer of Technology
Swedish Society for Nature
Environmental Monitoring, South Africa
Forum on Environment and Development
American Network of Strategies toward Sustainability
Literacy Council, United
Second Nature Inc.,
Research Institute, Scotland
Jiva Institute, India
Institute for Sustainable Development, Canada
Institute for Policy
UN Environmental Programme Industry
Centre (UNEP, IE)
Programme on Changing Consumption & Production Patterns
(Commission on Sustainable Development)
Energy and Development
Research Centre, Zambia
UNCHS (Habitat), Kenya
Consumer Education and Research Centre
Scientists for Health and Research for
Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies
Business Com, US
Earth Day Site,
Conference on Science
organised jointly by UNESCO and ICSU, June 26 - July 1, 1999
Pacific Inst. for
Studies in Development Environment & Security
System for Renewable Energy
Overseas Development Council , UK
Organisation for Economic Environment
& Energy Sustainable Development, Canada
Enviromentally Responsiblle Economies
Water and Power Consultancy Services (India) Ltd.
Winrock International, US
Environment and Malaysia
Falls Brook Centre, Canada
Sustainable Network Development
International federation of Settlements
and Neighbourhood Centres, Israel
Renewable Energy Policy Project, REPP
Centre for Renewable Energy and Sustainable
Regonal Wood Energy Development Programme in Asia, Thailande
Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy
The Guardian Newletter
Malaysia Nature Society
Indian Institute of Forest Management
World Humanity Action Trust
Institute of Forest Management, India
World Day for Water 2000
Trans parency International
Heinrich Boell Foundation Germany
International Water Publishing Ltd UK
Unit for Media &
Communications Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Climate Network Europe
Climate change site
Toxics Link, India
Green Business Network
Forum Barcelona 2004
Global Environment & Technology
Centre for Indian Knowledge
2000 Save the Earth website
Boulder Area Sustainability
Low Cost Technologies
National Innovation Foundation
Water and Sanitation Program, South
Affairs - Canada
South Asia Poverty Alleviation