Join the SDSN

Membership in the Sustainable Development Solutions Network is free and open to not-for-profit institutions (not individuals). Institutions must be knowledge-generating, i.e. they must conduct research, analyses, and/or data collection, and can be universities, research institutions, foundations, or civil society groups.


Benefits of Joining SDSN

By becoming a member of the SDSN you will join a unique network of problem solvers and contribute to practical solutions for sustainable development. We will work together to support:


  •  Global Discussions on Sustainable Development
  •  Local, National, and Regional Problem Solving for Sustainable Development
  •  Educational Initiatives for Sustainable Development
  •  Applied Research and Communication for Sustainable Development

How to Apply

Apply via the online application system. Please note that applications received by email will not be considered. Applications are reviewed quarterly - applications received from December to February are reviewed in March, applications received March to May are reviewed in June, applications received from June to August are reviewed in September, and applications received from September to November are reviewed in December. Applications are reviewed by the Networks Strategy Council.


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