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Our research projects are carried out in partnership with key organisations around the world. In addition, a number of programmes and organisations have STEPS affiliate partner status, due to significant links with our work. We also convene and take part in many networks and co-funded projects.

Our partners are listed below and on the relevant project and research pages.

Centro de Investigaciones para la Transformación ( CENIT), Argentina ( Regulation project)
Intitutio de Estudios sobre la Ciencia y la Tecnolgia, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Argentina (Grassroots project)
Natural Resource Pathways in Latin American Countries, Argentina (Affiliate)

College of Humanities and Development, China Agricultural University, China (Environmental health project)
Institute of Social Development and Public Policy, Beijing Normal University, China (Regulation project)
Kunming Medical College, China (Environmental health and Intensification projects)
Renmin University of China (Regulation project)
Zhonghan University of Economics and Law, China (Intensification project)

The Institute for Security Studies (ISS), Ethiopia (Dams project)

International Poultry Council, France (Livestock project)

Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, Ghana (Biochar project)
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ghana (Carbon project)

Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawarhalal Nehru University, India (Peri-urban project)
Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawarhalal Nehru University, India (Environmental health project)
Centre for Studies in Science Policy (CSSP), Jawarhalal Nehru University, India (Environmental health project)
Indian Institute of Health Management, India (Uncertainty project)
Indian Instiute of Management-Bangalore, India (Risk project)
National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies, India (Grassroots project)
SARAI Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, India (Peri-urban, Environmental health and Uncertainty projects)
Toxics Link, India (Environmental health project)

Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN (FAO), Italy (Avian flu and livestock projects)

United Nations University – Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS), Japan (Dams project)

African Centre for Technology Studies, Nairobi, Kenya (ACTS) (Maize project)
Centre for African Bio-Entrepreneurship, Kenya (CABE), Kenya (Maize and Biotech projects)
International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Kenya (Livestock project)
Tegemeo Institute of Agricultural Policy and Development, Egerton University, Kenya (Maize project)
The New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD), Kenya (Carbon project)

Sierra Leone
Njala University, Sierra Leone (Carbon project)

South Africa
Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS), South Africa (Livestock project)

ARCADE Africa, coordinated by Karolinska Institutet, Sweden (Affiliate)
ARCADE Asia, coordinated byKarolinska Institutet, Sweden (Affiliate)
Stockholm Resilience Centre, Sweden (Affiliate)

United Kingdom
Bionetworking in Asia, University of Sussex, UK (Affiliate)
Centre for Global Health Histories at York, UK (Affiliate)
ESPA Water Futures (Affiliate)
Future Health Systems, global, with communications based at Institute of Development Studies, UK (Affiliate)
Future Agriculture Consortium, Africa, with secretariat based at Institute of Development Studies, UK (Affliate)
Irrigation performance in Africa, co-ordinated at Institute of Development Studies, UK (Affiliate)
Land Deal Politics Initiative Institute of Development Studies is one of four partners (Affiliate)
Politics of Seed in Africa’s green revolution, co-ordinated at Institute of Development Studies, UK (Affiliate)
University of Sussex, UK (Affiliate)

United States of America
Cornell University, US part of the Land Deal Politics Initiative (Affiliate)
Social Science Research Council, US (Affiliate)

Land and Livelihoods in Southern Africa and (Affiliate)