Partners

  • Utrecht University

    The International Development Studies Group of Utrecht University is the lead partner and host of LANDac. Together with the Urban and Regional Planning Group, these represent the Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning.

  • Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    The Inclusive Green Growth Department (IGG) works hard to ensure universal access to and wise use of natural resources. IGG is responsible for Dutch foreign policy on the following themes, organised in four thematic groups to which it takes an integrated working approach: climate; water; food security; and energy, raw materials & polar regions.  

  • African Studies Centre Leiden

    The African Studies Centre Leiden is the only multidisciplinary academic knowledge institute in the Netherlands devoted entirely to the study of Africa. It has an extensive library that is open to the general public. The ASCL is an interfaculty institute of Leiden University.

  • Agriterra

    Agriterra was founded by the Dutch agricultural sector and provides expert advice to farmer organisations and cooperatives in developing economies, as well as linking them to Dutch businesses. Agriterra aims to strengthen farmer ownership and stimulate economic growth.

  • ITC University of Twente

    The Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation at the University of Twente carries out various research and educational projects in economically less developed countries.

  • KIT Royal Tropical Institute

    KIT’s mission is to enhance the positive impact of agencies, governments and corporations on sustainable development in low- and middle-income countries. The knowledge we generate is disseminated through advisory services, research, teaching, training, dialogue and discussion.

  • Land Portal

    Land Portal is the leading online resource for information, data and knowledge-exchange on land governance issues. By increasing access to information on land, Land Portal aims to ensure responsible land governance and secure land rights for the world’s poor.

  • Oxfam Novib

    Oxfam Novib is the Dutch arm of the world-wide development organisation Oxfam, that mobilises the power of people against poverty. They work around the globe to find practical, innovative ways for people to lift themselves out of poverty.

  • Royal Haskoning DHV

    RHDHV is an independent international engineering and project management consultancy leading the way in sustainable development and innovation delivering services in the fields of aviation, buildings, energy, industry, infrastructure, maritime, mining, transport, urban and rural development and water.

  • VNG International

    VNG International is the International Cooperation Agency of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities. We support decentralisation processes and facilitate decentralised cooperation. The organization strengthens local governments and their associations and training institutes.

  • Wageningen University and Research

    The Sociology of Development and Change (SDC) Group dovetails the domains of Rural Development Sociology, Disaster Studies and Anthropology of Law; Wageningen’s Centre for Development Innovation focuses on the global challenges of food security, sustainable markets, adaptive agriculture, ecosystem governance and conflict, disaster & reconstruction, linking innovation and learning with scientific and technical expertise.

Partners