Our investors

The work of the World Agroforestry Centre is financed by donors who include governments, private foundations, international organizations and regional development banks. We receive both restricted and unrestricted funding which enables us to operate the Centre and achieve our targets.

In 2010, our top 100 investors were:

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
United States of America (USAID)
World Bank
Canada (CIDA)
European Union
United Kingdom (DFID)
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security programme of the CGIAR
World Wildlife Fund
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency
Australian Aid
Heifer International
Centro Internacional de Agricultural Tropical, Colombia
Macaulay Land Use Research Institute
Cooperation of Common Fund for Commodities
Africa Wildlife Foundation
The Centre for International Forestry Research CIFOR
Ebony Enterprises Ltd
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Mars Inc
Indonesian Palm Oil Commission
Packard Foundation
Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research
United Nations Office for Project Services
International Institute for Sustainable Development
Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD)
Common Market for East and Southern Africa
Kenya Agricultural Research Institute
Millennium Challenge Account
Rwanda Agricultural Development Authority
Swiss Development Corporation
Rights and Resources Group
International Development Research Centre
Georg-August-Universitat Gottingen
Wajibu MS Ltd
United Nations Development Programme
Global Food and Farming Futures
Ford Foundation
HK Logistics LTD. Global Solutions
Katholic University
Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Co-operation
PanEco Foundation for Sustainable Development and Intercultural Exchange
Earth Institute - Columbia University
Centre for Mountain Ecosystem Studies
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
United Nations Environmental Programme
International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas
World Conservation Union
Natural Resources Institute
Comart Foundation
British Trust for Ornithology
Centre for Development Research
Waseda Environment Research Institute
Biodiversity Transect Monitoring Analysis in Africa
Concern Worldwide
Kyoto University
Cornell University
Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa
Rockefeller Foundation
Republic of Maldives
South Africa
Consortium for Study and Development of Participation
The Nature Conservancy
International Food Policy Research Institute
Bogor Institute of Agriculture
McKnight Foundation
Tegemeo Institute of Egerton University
India Council for Agricultural Research
Scottish Agricultural College
International Network for Bamboo and Rattan
Global Environment Facility
International Livestock Research Institute
North Carolina State University
International Water Management Institute
International Cooperation Center for Agricultural Education - Nagoya University
Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences
Partnership for Governance Reforms in Indonesia
International Crop Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics
William J. Clinton Foundation