Sundance Institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the discovery and development of independent artists and audiences. Through its programs, the Institute seeks to discover, support, and inspire independent film and theatre artists from the United States and around the world, and to introduce audiences to their new work.
SHARE aims to generate the knowledge that is needed to improve sector performance and drive progress on sanitation. SHARE is a global partnership with partners in Africa, Asia and Europe.
AAPS is a network planning schools in universities throughout the African continent. In 2010, SDI signed a Memorandum of Understanding with AAPS to develop internships and relationships between affiliates planning schools and SDI affiliates in countries in Africa where both are active.
ACC is a research centre on urban development in the African continent, housed in the University of Cape Town, South Africa. ACC works with SDI to produce documents and research on the work of SDI and its affiliates.
IPA is a centre for policy study and learning based in Accra, Ghana. SDI works with IPA as one of its partners to develop a learning, monitoring and evaluation (LM&E) framework for understanding its work at both the global level and for many of SDI’s affiliate federations in East and West Africa.
PRIA is a centre for learning and promotion of participatory democracy based in New Delhi, India. SDI works with PRIA as one of its partners to develop a learning, monitoring and evaluation (LM&E) framework for understanding its work at both the global level and for many of SDI’s affiliate federations in Asia.
IIED is a UK-based research organization with a strong emphasis on building links with Southern practitioners and academics. SDI has a long-standing partnership with the Human Settlements unit of IIED, which has often produced research on SDI-affiliated federations.