Donor's Council 2014

Donors’ Council Members

The Donors’ Council Members are made up of governments, private sector companies and foundations that have contributed to the Crop Trust.

The Donors Council has been chaired by the Netherlands since 2014. Ambassador Hans Hoogeveen currently serves as Chairperson on behalf of the Netherlands and led his first Donors’ Council meeting in 2016.

Below is the complete list of Donor Council members:

  • Australia (AusAID)
  • Brazil (EMBRAPA)
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation/UN Foundation
  • Bundesverband Deutscher Pflanzenzuechter (BDP)
  • Canada (CIDA)
  • CGIAR Centres
  • Colombia (Ministry of Agriculture)
  • CropLife International
  • DuPont/Pioneer Hi-Bred
  • Egypt (Ministry of Agriculture)
  • Ethiopia
  • Gatsby Charitable Foundation
  • Germany
  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
  • Gordon J. Hammersley Foundation
  • Grains Research and Development Corporation
  • India (Ministry of Agriculture)
  • International Seed Federation
  • Ireland (Irish Aid)
  • Italy (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Lillian Goldman Charitable Trust
  • Netherlands (Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture, and Innovation)
  • New Zealand (Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry)
  • Norway (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Sam Spiegel Foundation
  • Slovak Republic
  • Spain
  • Sweden (Sida)
  • Switzerland (SDC)
  • Syngenta AG
  • Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Systemwide Genetic Resources Programme
  • United Kingdom
  • United Nations Foundation
  • United States of America (USAID)
  • World Bank – CGIAR