An ambitious international scientific initiative aims to chart the pathways from now to 2050 with a single aim: successful completion of the Sustainable Development Goals within planetary boundaries.
While biogas brings climate benefits, it also has environmental impacts—a new study explores these impacts for Northern Italy.
How education contributes to raising disaster resilience in low- and middle-income countries.
Comparing energy transitions in two countries which started out similar but ended up very different.
Peru’s Rimac Valley looks more like a lunar landscape than a flood-risk hotspot, but add a few millimeters of rain, and everything changes.
We trust the information that citizens supply about other public activities—so why don’t scientists and public authorities trust the data they are providing via citizen science campaigns?
Nepal is seeing massive migration to other countries, for jobs and other opportunities—what does that mean for population projections in the country?
Could the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster be an opportunity to build sustainable communities?
Gloria Benedikt, IIASA science and arts associate, on science and arts in the post-truth era
A new book sheds light on trends in African higher education.
A new portal provides flood risk information globally and allows for information exchange.
Restoring degraded ecosystems can provide many vital services without impinging on cattle production, suggests new research from Brazil.
An energy transition is taking place in the Middle East and North Africa, but without public support it faces challenges.
How population research was incorporated in a set of scenarios designed for climate change research.
The latest IIASA research on whether climate mitigation costs are equally distributed among countries and generations.