The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Under the direction of international economist Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs, the Earth Institute supports pioneering projects in the biological, engineering, social, and health sciences, while actively encouraging interdisciplinary projects, often combining natural and social sciences, in pursuit of solutions to real world problems.
Topics on which the Institute has focused include: the carbon cycle and energy; water access and safety; climate change and climate/society interactions; global health; ecosystems; agriculture, ecology, and nutrition; and urbanisation.
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