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CLiGS experts are thought leaders in their fields. Our students are emerging sustainability leaders in their professions. Together, they bring a unique blend of academic and professional experience to projects and initiatives that explore and advance sustainable development through a variety of social, economic, and ecological systems.

Climate

CLiGS is exploring and advancing innovative strategies being implemented to build climate resilience domestically and around the world.

Water

CLiGS is exploring and advancing strategies and interventions different stakeholders are deploying to manage water resources at all scales.

Food & Agriculture

CLiGS is exploring and advancing the strategies and interventions different stakeholders are deploying in global food and agricultural systems.

Urban

CLiGS is exploring and advancing the interventions different stakeholders are deploying to affect the sustainability of urbanization as a process and the systems that support cities.

Infrastructure

CLiGS is dedicated to building and sharing knowledge around the advancement of infrastructure systems that support sustainable forms of development.

Ecosystems

CLiGS maintains an inherent interest in the health and strength of ecosystems with a particular emphasis on their symbiotic relationship with human systems.

Markets

CLiGS is interested in understanding and advancing enterprise that contributes to sustainability outcomes in its environmental, social, and economic sense.

Engagement Practices

CLiGS is particularly interested in helping people influence and mobilize decision-making towards more sustainable forms of development.