From the grassroots level to international policy agreements, we make change happen. Working alongside partners, we have a track record in finding solutions and testing practical approaches that deliver sustainable change. This page shows examples of how and where our work is having an impact.
We have a global network of 120 partners
We've been working for a fairer planet for over 50 years
We brought in £21.1m income in 2022/23
We run projects in more than 80 countries
Our more than 170 staff are based in 23 countries
Our online research library contains over 7,000 publications
Our international events brought together over 2,500 people in 2023
We have a community of more than 170,000 followers on social media
Achieving impact at scale
IIED has been an integral part of the evolution of sustainable development since 1972. A 2022 report reflected on the impact of our partnership-based approach by charting our involvement and influence on 10 key movements for change.