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Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development (IGSD)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

IGSD is a energy conservation organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2003. As of 2019 they had $11 million in revenue and $5.1 million in assets.

To promote just and sustainable societies and to protect the environment by advancing the understanding, development, and implementation of effective, and accountable systems of governance for sustainable development.

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Program areas at IGSD

The center for climate integrity (cci) (formerly celp) works with partners in communities across the country to educate the public and policy makers about the massive costs of the damage attributable to climate change and the need for climate polluters to pay their fair share.

The fast-action climate mitigation campaign- to promote non-co2 strategies that will result in significant emissions reductions in the near term as well as to complement cuts in co2 which are essential in the long-term.

Management of the international monitoring, control and surveillance (mcs)network, which aims to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of fisheries-related mcs activities through enhanced cooperation, coordination, information collection and exchange among national organizations and institutions responsible for fisheries-related mcs.

Form 990s for IGSD

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Sep 29, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Mar 2, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 9, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for IGSD

Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,228,775
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$564
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$11,229,339

Vendors for IGSD

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Councilor Buchanan and Mitchell PCTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-03-30
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
██ ███████ █ ████████Technical Policy$197,0002019-06-01
███████ ████ ██████North America Analyst$121,0002019-06-01
████ ███████Media Specialist$138,4002019-06-01

Personnel at IGSD

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Durwood ZaelkePresident$250,000Sept. 29, 2020
Melinda SofferDirector of Finance and Administration$149,000June 11, 2020
█████ ███████Director of Technical Assessment Details-June 11, 2020
███████ ██ ████████Director of Research-June 11, 2020
███████ ████████Director European Office-June 11, 2020
███████ █████Director Cci$250,000June 30, 2019
█████ ████████████████Communications Manager$132,222June 30, 2019
█████ ██████Vice Chair$0June 30, 2019
█████ ██████Secretary$0June 30, 2019
████ █████Chair$0June 30, 2019
...and two more key personnel

Peer energy conservation and development organizations

1Advanced Energy Economy Institute501(c)(3)$4.5 millionWashington, DC
2Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (CLASP)501(c)(3)$9.3 millionWashington, DC
3Council on Competitiveness501(c)(3)$3.5 millionWashington, DC
4EcoPeace Middle East501(c)(3)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
5Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC)501(c)(3)$5.9 millionMontpelier, VT
6Friends of the Earth501(c)(3)$10 millionWashington, DC
7U S Green Building Council (USGBC)501(c)(3)$39 millionWashington, DC
8Alliance To Save Energy501(c)(3)$4.6 millionWashington, DC
9The Solar Foundation501(c)(3)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
10Earthworks501(c)(3)$3.5 millionWashington, DC
11Public Citizen Foundation501(c)(3)$12 millionWashington, DC
12350 Org501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
13American Foreign Policy Council (AFPC)501(c)(3)$2.8 millionWashington, DC
14Tostan501(c)(3)$6.0 millionWashington, DC
15SNV Usa501(c)(3)$13 millionBethesda, MD
16Wisconsin Energy Conservation Corporation (WECC)501(c)(3)$18 millionMadison, WI
17Elemental Excelerator501(c)(3)$14 millionHonolulu, HI
18The Delta Institute501(c)(3)$2.8 millionChicago, IL
19Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance501(c)(3)$4.7 millionChicago, IL
20Seventhwave501(c)(3)$4.5 millionMadison, WI
21As You Sow501(c)(3)$4.9 millionBerkeley, CA
22Rockefeller Family Fund (RFF)501(c)(3)$38 millionNew York, NY
23Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance501(c)(3)$38 millionPortland, OR
24Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (MACED)501(c)(3)$7.6 millionBerea, KY
25The Reinvestment Fund (TRF)501(c)(3)$53 millionPhiladelphia, PA