We have strong working relations with many external partners. 

Here is a list of our partners i.e. organisations we have submitted bids with and/or have a strong working relationship with. 

Aberystwyth University, particularly the The National Plant Phenomics Centre

Agencia Estatal Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas

Agricultural Research Corporation

American University in Cairo

University of Aberdeen, particularly the Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences

University of St Andrews

Arizona State University

Australian National University

Bangor University

Basque Centre for Climate Change

University of Battambang

University of Bristol

British Geological Society

University of Cape Town

Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International

Centre for Agricultural Resources Research

Centre for Ecology and Hydrology

Chiang Mai University

Chain Mai University School of Public Policy

Chinese Agricultural University

University College London

University of Copenhagen

Cornell University, particularly the School of Integrative Plant Science

Cranfield University

Cuu Long Delta Rice Research Institute

University of Dar es Salaam

Deutsches Zentrum fuer Luft- und Raumfahrt EV

Durham University

University of East Anglia

University of Edinburgh

European Academy of Technology and Innovation Assessment

University of Exeter

Federal University of Rio de Janerio

Finnish Meteorological Institute

Institute of Food Research (IFR), particularly Food and Health - Exploitation of Co-products and Health

GGS Indraprasthna

University of Gothenburg

University of Hargeisa, particularly the Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies

University of Helsinki

University of Hull

icipe - International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology

IGAD Centre for Climate Prediction and Application

Indian Agricultural Research Institute

International Centre for Research in Agroforestry

International Livestock Research Institute

International Water Management Institute

Institute for Social and Environmental Transition-Nepal (ISET-Nepal)

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology

University of Jambi

JGU Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz

Julius-Maximilians University

Kasetsart University

Khon Kaen University

University of Kwazulu-Natal, particularly the Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research Division

Lancaster University

University of Leeds, particularly the Institute for Transport Studies and the Centre for Integrated Energy Research

Linking Environment and Farming

University of Liverpool

Loughborough University, particularly Arts, English and Drama

Lund University

Mahasarakham University

Makerere University, particularly the African Union of Conservationists (AUC)

University of Malawi

University of Manchester

Mandalay Universtiy

Mansoura University

University of Nairobi, particularly the Institute for Development Studies

National University of Laos

Nelson Mandela University

University of Newcastle, particularly Architecture Planning and Landscape

Northumbria University, particularly the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

University of Oxford

Princeton University

Rothamsted Research

Regional Centre for Social Sciences and Sustainable Development

Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development

Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitaet Bonn

Royal University of Phnom Penh

University of Sheffield

Sokoine University of Agriculture

University of Southampton, particularly the Centre for Biological Sciences

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

University of Stirling, particularly the Biological and Environmental Sciences

Stockholm Environment Institute

Sun Yat-Sen University

University of Surrey, particularly the Institute of Advanced Studies

University of Sussex, particularly the STEPS Centre

Swansea University

Sydney Institute of Agriculture

Thailand Environment Institute

Thammasat University

University of Tokyo

Universitat Trier

Universite de Sherbrooke

Uppsala University

Van Hall Larenstein University 

Wageningen University

University of Warwick

West African Science Service Center for Climate Change and Adapted Land Use

University of Westminster

Yezin Agricultural University

Yunnan University



ABP Food Group




African Conservation Centre

African Wildlife Foundation






BC3 Basque Centre for Climate Change

Berlin Natural History Museum


British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)

Butterfly Conservation

Cafe Direct

Canal and Rivers Trust

Central Rice Research Institute (CRRI)

Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH)

Centre for Sustainable Healthcare

Compass Resouce Management Ltd

CNFA Europe

The Cooperative Food


Development Alternatives

Ecological Institute Hemeinnutzige

Finnish Red Cross

Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA)

Health eResearch Centre (HeRC)

His Church Charity


ICIPE (African Insect Science for Food and Health)

IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC)


Institute of Occupational Medicine

The Inversion Lab

JAMSTEC Application Laboratory

Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Liberation Foods



Linking Environment and Farming (LEAF)

Luc Hoffmann Institute

Markes International Ltd.

MJ Petfoods and Protein

Nanotechnology Industries Association

NASFAM (National Smallholder Farmers' Association of Malawi)

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (Niosh)

Natural History Museum


National Farmers Union (NFU)

Pajat Solutions

Pegasus Group

Perkin Elmer



Reckitt Benckiser

The Rivers Trust

Risk Solutions

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)




Soil Association

Sports Turf Research Institute (STRI)

Supply Chain Sustainability School

Tang Hall Big Local

Twin (& Twin Trading)

UNEP-WCMC Cambridge




The Woodland Trust

World Food Programme

York Metrics

York Minster

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Zoological Society London