World Resources Institute

Organization's name: World Resources Institute
Organization's acronym: WRI
Headquarters address  
Address: 10 G St., NE. Suite 800. Washington DC 20002


United States of America
Phone: 1-202-729-7600
Fax: 1-202-729-7610
Email: adasgupta@wri.org
Web site: www.wri.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • Spanish
  • English

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Climate Change
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food
  • Sustainable Development
  • Water

Sustainable Development:
  • Climate change
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Poverty
  • Transport
Geographic scope: International
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1982
Year of registration (YYYY): 1989
Funding structure:
  • Fundraising campaigns
  • Other sources
  • Grants from Governments
  • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Scientific and technological communities
  • Non-governmental organization