Networks - environmental organisations
To support mine action organisations with environmental initiatives, local partners – such as environmental NGOs – are critical. In addition to local contacts, the following networks can also be used to help find environmental organisations operating in different regions.
UN environment programme (UNEP) accredited organisations
This lists major groups and stakeholders who are accredited and granted observer status to the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) of UNEP.
Global Network of Civil Society Organisations for Disaster Reduction (GNDR)
The GNDR is an international network of civil society organisations working together to strengthen the resilience of communities most at risk of disasters, including climate change. It allows member organisations to connect and collaborate. Membership is free and there are no annual fees.
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)
The IUCN has a directory of members, which includes States and government agencies, NGOs, indigenous peoples' organisations, scientific and academic institutions, and business associations.
Partnership for Environment and Disaster Risk Reduction (PEDRR)
PEDRR have regional networks in Asia/Pacific, Africa, West Asia/MENA, Latin America/Caribbean, Europe and North America, which include universities, NGOs, governmental agencies, and international organisations. Interactive maps are provided for locating regional partners and an expert roster.
UN Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), PreventWeb
PreventWeb provides a global knowledge sharing platform for disaster risk reduction (DDR) and resilience, including a regional directory of organisations working in DDR.
The International Conservation Caucus Foundation (ICCF) Group
The ICCF Group work with a range of partners to implement conservation projects, safeguard wildlife and biodiversity, and restore habitats.