Nordic Fund for the Environment and Development
A Danish, non-profit charity foundation created in 1990. The Nordisk Fond for Miljø og Udvikling, headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, became a member of the University of the Arctic in 2012. Its declared goal is to support local, innovative conservation and development initiatives internationally. As well as running a small grants programme, the foundation builds capacity, supports specific interventions on the ground and carries out independent research.