Part of the Institute for Global Communication (IGC) networks (which also includes PeaceNet, ConflictNet
, LaborNet and WomensNet) and a large source of environmental information.
Services under the IGC umbrella include specifically targeted networks like PeaceNet, LaborNet and ConflictNet
, as well as INTERACT, which enables members to dispatch mail and FAXes to government officials and the media.
The Institute for Global Communications, awarded the Norbert Wiener Award by CPSR for its work in developing network technology to empower previously disenfranchised individuals and groups working for progressive change, offers PeaceNet, EcoNet, ConflictNet
, LaborNet, and access to several international partner organizations to subscribers in over 70 countries.
PeaceNet, EcoNet, and ConflictNet
are three networks sponsored by the Institute for Global Communications, a division of the Tides Foundation.