The end of a 52-year internal conflict could spell trouble for the second most biodiverse country in the world. A new study outlines a sustainable path forward.
Environmental pressures shape migration patterns around the world. A team that includes researchers from Columbia’s Earth Institute is developing a model that anticipates how people will move in the future.
A new commentary co-authored by Patricia Culligan, an urban sustainability researcher, suggests innovative ideas to promote collaboration and interdisciplinary teamwork, which are essential to sustainability breakthroughs.
A recent event hosted by the Columbia Water Center highlights the challenges and opportunities that the nation’s beleaguered water system presents.
Many countries are making progress on improving water sanitation and protecting marine ecosystems. But air pollution continues as a leading health problem in many nations, and fisheries are deteriorating almost everywhere.