Overview

  • Organization TypeGovernment, Implementing NGO
  • Staff501-1000
  • Development Budget50 Million - 100 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1985
Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. Winrock International was created in 1985 with the merger of three institutions: the International Agricultural Development Service, the Winrock International Livestock Research and Training Center, and the Agricultural Development Council (A/D/C). Mission Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. Winrock matches innovative approaches in agriculture, natural resources management, clean energy, and leadership development with the unique needs of its partners. By linking local individuals and communities with new ideas and technology, Winrock is increasing long-term productivity, equity, and responsible resource management to benefit the poor and disadvantaged of the world. Areas of Focus Empowerment & Civic Engagement Winrock strengthens the capacity of women, children, youth, and civil society organizations to actively participate in local and national development and to transform their societies. Programs offer solutions to the most pressing problems, including equitable access to goods and services, employment, civic participation, prevention of human trafficking and child labor and others. -Civil Society Strengthening -Women's Empowerment -Youth Leadership & Education Enterprise & Agriculture Winrock's integrated programs support establishment and growth of small and medium-sized enterprises and agricultural initiatives that target sustainable production driven by market demand. These sectors play a critical role in the development and stability of communities and nations. -Agriculture -Wallace Center at Winrock International -U.S. Programs -Volunteer Assistance Environment Forestry Energy & Ecosystem Services Winrock promotes sustainable use and management of natural resources to support the food and income needs of growing populations and the health of the planet. These activities encompass a broad range of programs and services. -Clean Energy -Ecosystem Services -Forestry & Natural Resource Management Funding Partners Winrock International works as a partner with organizations that fund their work. They believe that close collaboration and shared goals create long-term productive relationships and greater benefits for those they serve. Their funding partners include domestic and international nongovernmental organizations, government agencies, private foundations, individuals, corporations, and educational institutions. Become a funding partner and see how Winrock can help you realize your goals.  

Where is Winrock International

Careers

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Chief of Party, Laos
    Laos
  • Education & Empowerment Project Intern (6 months, Paid)
    United States
  • Growth & External Affairs, Associate
    United States
  • Counter Wildlife Trafficking Advisor
    United States

Staff at Winrock International have experience in

Sectors

  • development
  • agricultural technology
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • research & development
  • farming / crops

Funders

  • ec

Countries

  • united states
  • south sudan
  • pakistan
  • mexico
  • afghanistan

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Contact Winrock International

Current staff

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Company Offices
  • United States (headquarters)
  • Little Rock
  • 2101 Riverfront Drive
  • Philippines
  • Pasig City
  • 1607 The Taipan Place Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr. Road Ortigas Center
  • ABC Place,Waiyaki Way, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya Post Office Box 60745
  • United States
  • Arlington
  • 2121 Crystal Drive, Suite 500

Experience

Primary sectors

Monitoring / Evaluation
Events / Training
Procurement Process
Climate Change
Solar / Wind / Biofuels
Farming / Crops
Research & Development
Public Administration
Project Support
Agricultural Technology

Contract Awards

Girls Leadership and Empowerment

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
18 Apr 2018

Emission Reduction

World Bank Group
31 Aug 2017

Sustainable Development Program

Rockefeller Brothers Fund (RBF)
25 Jul 2017

Feed the Future (FTF) Knowledge-based Integrated Sustainable Agriculture in Nepal (KISAN II) Project

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
13 Jul 2017

Liberia-FCPF REDD READINESS

World Bank Group
4 Jul 2015