Alternet Partners

The activities of Alternet are supported by the contributions of our partners. Their participation and engagement is at the heart of everything we do.

Currently, Alternet comprises 33 partner institutes from a total of 19 countries. With partners spanning from Estonia to Portugal, Alternet is a pan-European network with broad-ranging expertise, infrastructure, and perspectives.

Archipelagos Institute of Marine Conservation (Archipelagos)

Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (BC-CAS)

Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar (CESAM)

Countryside and Community Research Institute (CCRI)


Delbaere Consulting (DC)

Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering, University of Trento (DICAM)

Environment Agency Austria / Umweltbundesamt (EAA)

European Regional Centre for Ecohydrology - UNESCO (ERCE)

Environmental Social Science Research Group (ESSRG)

Eurac Research (EURAC)

James Hutton Institute (Hutton)

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences of Estonian University of Life Sciences (IAES)

Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB)

Institute of Life, Earth and Environment, UNamur (ILEE)

Institute of Landscape Ecology, Slovak Academy of Sciences (ILE-SAS)

Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO)

l’Institut National de Recherche en Agriculture, Alimentation et Environnement (INRAE)

Institute for Social-Ecological Research (ISOE)

Environmental Research and Innovation, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)

MTA Ökologiai, Institute of Ecology and Botany, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA OK)

Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA)

Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA)


Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL)

asbl Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc (Peiresc)

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS)

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)

The Finnish Environment Institute (Syke)

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)

UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UK-CEH)

Research Centre in Systems Ecology and Sustainability, University of Bucharest (UNIBUC)

Wageningen Environmental Research (WENR)

Since 2009 Alternet’s operation has been sustained through financial pledges and in-kind contributions from our partners across Europe.
Many thanks to all of our partners!