IISD manages a number of high-impact initiatives in areas ranging from sustainable mining to freshwater science.
IISD Experimental Lakes Area
Featuring a collection of 58 small lakes and their watersheds in Northwestern Ontario, Canada, IISD Experimental Lakes Area is one of the world’s most influential freshwater research facilities.
IISD Global Subsidies Initiative
The GSI was designed to put the spotlight on subsidies and the corrosive effects they can have on environmental quality, economic development and governance.
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development
IGF provides governments the opportunity to work collectively to achieve sustainable mining goals.
NAP Global Network
The National Adaptation Plan Global Network works to enhance national adaptation planning and action in developing countries.
IISD Reporting Services
For more than two decades, IISD Reporting Services has provided transparency and accountability to international policy-making at the United Nations.
SDG Knowlege Hub
Online resource center for news and commentary regarding the implementation of the UN's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including all 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
The Knowledge to Act
When you donate to IISD you are providing essential financial resources for achieving sustainable development.