International Network of Resource Information Centers

Founding Year: 1982



Donella and Dennis Meadows (Founders)

International Network of Resource Information Center’s unofficial name is the Balaton Group. They are “an international network of researchers and practitioners in fields related to systems and sustainability.” They work to accelerate and deepen “the world’s general understanding of three factors that are fundamental to sustainable development: a systems orientation, a long-term perspective, and an unshakeable personal commitment to achieving positive change.”


International Network of Resource Information Centers contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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