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.
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.
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.
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.