International Institute for Sustainable Development

IISD

International Institute for Sustainable Development

Type NGO
Website iisd.org
Year founded 1990
Headquarters Canada Canada
Functions Research
Tags environment energy trade economics climate social policy sustainability and sustainable development
Summary The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) contributes to sustainable development by making recommendations on policies regarding international trade and investment, economic policy, climate change and energy, management of natural and social capital as well the enabling role of information technologies in these areas. We report on international negotiations and share the knowledge we have acquired through collaborative projects. This translates into more rigorous research, capacity development in developing countries. development, better networks between North and South as well as better global connections between researchers, practitioners, citizens and policy makers.

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How Could Trade Policy Better Address Food System Shocks?

IISD · 1 April 2021 English

This report examines how trade policy can help governments anticipate and respond to food system shocks while avoiding harm to producers and consumers in other countries. It also makes the …


Progressing National SDGs Implementation

IISD · 31 March 2021

The Progressing National SDGs Implementation report provides an independent analysis of reporting by United Nations Member States to the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF). Supported by a coalition …


IISD Trade and Sustainability Review, Volume 1, Issue 2, March 2021

IISD · 31 March 2021 English

This second edition of IISD's Trade and Sustainability Review features analytical pieces and commentaries that focus on a series of transitions in the realm of trade and sustainability development—from new …


Compilation of WTO Notifications on Fisheries Subsidies

IISD · 30 March 2021

This compilation brings together in one document all the information related to subsidies to marine wild capture fisheries contained in World Trade Organization (WTO) members' individual subsidy notifications.


Investing for Tomorrow, Today: How Canada's Budget 2021 can enable critical climate …

IISD · 29 March 2021 French

This new report highlights the gaps between the investments needed to meet Canada's climate goals and what the government has committed thus far.


Investing for Tomorrow, Today: How Canada's Budget 2021 can enable critical climate …

IISD · 29 March 2021 English

This new report highlights the gaps between the investments needed to meet Canada's climate goals and what the government has committed thus far.


How Green Is India’s Stimulus for Economic Recovery?

IISD · 23 March 2021

Is India's 'green recovery' green enough? IEEFA and IISD's new report shows the government’s stimulus is a ‘mixed bag’ for the country’s energy transition.


Trade After Turmoil

IISD · 17 March 2021 English

This report provides a high-level analysis of the exposure that developing economies have to trade disruptions as a result of markets' reactions to COVID-19.


Global Digital Tax Reforms: Highlighting potential impacts for mining countries

IISD · 16 March 2021 English

This report highlights how proposed global tax reforms aimed at the digital sector may affect resource-rich developing nations.


2020 IGF Annual Report

IISD · 15 March 2021 English

The 2020 IGF Annual Report describes the Secretariat's work serving its 76 member countries and outlines key deliverables, events, and achievements throughout the year.


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