The Foundation for Development Planning, Inc. (FDPI) collaborates with institutions in the public, private, and civic sectors in support of sustainable development initiatives in the Caribbean, and beyond.

The FDPI currently participates in the following inter-governmental arrangements and civil society networks:

⇒ Was granted Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council in July 2021. View the FDPI’s ECOSOC profile.

⇒ Participates in the meetings of the Caribbean Environment Programme as an Observer.

⇒ Is a founding member of the Consortium in support of the SPAW Programme of the Cartagena Convention (SPAW Consortium).

⇒ Is a member of the Civil Society Network of the Global Environment Facility (GEF-CSO Network). In 2023 the FDPI was elected Regional Focal Point Caribbean for the network for the period January 1, 2024 to December 31, 2027.

⇒ Subscribed to the Regional Public Mechanism of the Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean (“Escazú Agreement“).

⇒ Is a Stakeholder with the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES).