GERMAN INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION (GIZ)
IBBI has been initiated together with the GIZ that is supportingthe initiative for the first two years. GIZ draws on a wealth of regional and technical expertise and tried and tested management know-how. Operating in more than 130 countries worldwide, GIZ supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development.
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREST MANAGEMENT (IIFM)
The Indian Institute of Forest Management is a sectoral management institute, which constantly endeavours to evolve knowledge useful for the managers in the area of forest, environment and natural resources management and allied sectors.
INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE (IUCN) / LEADERS FOR NATURE
The International Union for Conservation of Nature is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization.Through national, regional, and global initiatives, IUCN supports dedicated forums to share knowledge, facilitate research and policy dialogue, design training programmes, and provide policy support.
NATIONAL BIODIVERSITY AUTHORITY (NBA)
The National Biodiversity Authority was established in 2003 to implement India’s Biological Diversity Act (2002). The NBA is a Statutory, Autonomous Body and it performs facilitative, regulatory and advisory function for the Government of India on issues of conservation, sustainable use of biological resources and fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising out of the use of biological resources.
UN SECRETARIAT OF CONVENTION ON BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY
The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD), based in Montreal, Canada, was established to support the goals of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). Its primary functions are to organise meetings, prepare reports, assist member governments in the implementation of the various programmes of work, coordinate with other international organisations and collect and disseminate information.
WILDLIFE INSTITUTE OF INDIA (WII)
Established in 1982, Wildlife Institute of India is an internationally acclaimed institution, which offers training program, academic courses and advisory in wildlife research and management. The institute is actively engaged in research across the breadth of the country on biodiversity related issues.
WORLD WILDLIFE FUND (WWF)
World Wildlife Fund was set up in 1961, and today it is one of the world’s leading conservation organisations, with a presence in more than 100 countries. A challenging, constructive, science-based organization WWF addresses issues like the survival of species and habitats, climate change and environmental education.