Earth Institute

Model Districts Education Project

MDEP | Access to Achievement is a collaborative, five-year demonstration project of the Center for Sustainable Development, The Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York and housed at the Columbia Global Centers | South Asia, Mumbai.
Columbia Global Centers | South Asia

The Dual Role of Volcanism: From the Foundation of our Civilization to their Potential Destruction

This project features a workshop that will bring together Earth scientists from Columbia University and from the Chilean Earth sciences community and will facilitate and encourage exchange of ideas on first-order, societally important aspects of volcanism, volcanic hazards and mineral resources.
Philipp Ruprecht
Columbia Global Centers | Latin America (Santiago)

Kenyan Undergraduate Immersion in Tropical Biology and Sustainability

The grant will be used to redesign and expand the program around a series of core themes and to leverage existing expertise at the Nairobi Center to study first-hand how humans and wildlife interact with each other and the environment across East Africa.
Columbia Global Centers | Africa

Global Expertise to Feed the World: Planning a CGC Network on Sustainable Agricultural Intensification

This project proposes creating a Global Center Network on Sustainable Agricultural Intensification. Initially, the network would include the Agriculture and Food Security Center of the Earth Institute at the Lamont Campus and the Columbia Global Centers in Kenya and China, with plans to reach out to other CGCs following the planning grant.
Columbia Global Centers | Africa
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Columbia Global Centers | East Asia (Beijing)

Summer Ecosystem Experiences for Undergraduates

In conjunction with the Earth Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability, the Mumbai Center offers the Summer Ecosystem Experience for Undergraduates Program (SEE-U) in India.
Columbia Global Centers | South Asia
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Amman, Rio de Janeiro

Africa Soil Information Service

Columbia Global Centers | Africa begun implementing the next phase of the Africa Soils Information Service (AfSIS) Project in June 2013 with $4.902 million dollars in funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Columbia Global Centers | Africa

Conflict Resolution Training

To assess the feasibility of continuing education programs, Dr.

Summer Ecosystem Experiences for Undergraduates in Amman (2011)

SEE-U is a five-week education program intended to provide Columbia undergraduates with a global understanding of ecology and environmental sustainability, and the opportunity to conduct fieldwork

Institute for Sustainable Development (ISDP)

The Institute for Sustainable Development is one of the Center’s flagship programs that was launched in December 2010 and implemented jointly in collaboration with the Earth Institute at Columbia U

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East

Millennium Villages Project

The Millennium Development Goals Center for East and Southern Africa is based in Nairobi, Kenya, and supports and implements the Millennium Villages Project in six countries – Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda and Ethiopia.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited Mwandama Millennium Village
Columbia Global Centers | Africa

Assessing Poverty Alleviation Programs

At the invitation of Jordan’s Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation (MoPIC), a team of academics from Columbia's Earth Institute visited Jordan for a research mission in June 2010 to a

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East

WEF Fellows at Columbia

From July 4-9, 2011, Columbia University School of the Arts, The Earth Institute, and the School of Continuing Education welcome the Global Leadership Fellows from the World Economic Forum.

Columbia Global Centers | Office of Global Centers and Global Development

Model Districts Health Project

The Model Districts Health Project works in a total of six focus districts across three states.
Columbia Global Centers | South Asia

Institute for Sustainable Development Practice

The Institute for Sustainable Development Practice (ISDP) was launched by Columbia University, the Jordanian Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation, and the Columbia University Middle E

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East