Discussion Lists

PERNSEMINARS - Population-Environment Research Network (PERN) Cyberseminars

Periodic “cyberseminars” (online seminars) hosted by the Population-Environment Research Network.

PERN - Population-Environment Research Network

A vehicle for communication on population-environment research topics among members of PERN. Membership in PERN is free-of-charge and open to anyone with interests in population-environment research.

INT-LAW - International Law

A SEDAC-sponsored mailing list that serves as a forum for discussion and sharing of information concerning foreign, comparative, and international (fci) legal resources.

INDICATORS - Environmental and Sustainability Indicators

A SEDAC-sponsored list that serves as a forum for exchange on the broad topic of environmental and sustainability indicators.

HDGEC - Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change

A SEDAC-sponsored mailing list that serves as a forum for the exchange of information and opinions on the human dimensions of global environmental change.


Global Roads Data Development Wiki

A space for collaborating on the development of  Global Roads Open Access Data Set (gROADS), a digital, public domain global road map.

Global Slum Mapping Wiki

A space  for the exchange of information on the spatial delineation and characterization of slum areas in developing countries.

NASA Earthdata Wiki

A space for collaborating with NASA Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) scientific and data management community.


Data Distribution Centre (DDC) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Provides access to baseline and scenario data related to population, economic development, technology, and natural resources for use in climate impact assessments.

Population-Environment Research Network (PERN)

A network which seeks to advance academic research on population and the environment by promoting online scientific exchange among researchers from social and natural science disciplines worldwide.

Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

The ESIP Federation is a diverse network of scientists, data stewards, and technology developers that improves access to Earth science data and information by a wide community of users, including scientists, academics, and the general public.

ICSU World Data System

The World Data System (WDS) is an Interdisciplinary Body of the International Council for Science (ICSU) whose goals are to Enable universal and equitable access to quality-assured scientific data, data services, products and information; ensure long term data stewardship; foster compliance to agreed-upon data standards and conventions; provide mechanisms to facilitate and improve access to data and data products.

Research Data Alliance (RDA)

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) builds the social and technical bridges that enable open sharing of data. The RDA vision is researchers and innovators openly sharing data across technologies, disciplines, and countries to address the grand challenges of society.