The Center for Governance and Sustainability seeks to bring academic rigor to real-world policy challenges in environment, development, and sustainability governance.
The Center serves as:
- Information hub through systematic data collection and management of academic research on governance and sustainability structures, principles, and best practices across geographic and institutional levels
- Brutal analyst through the application of a diversity of analytical tools and methods from a variety of fields and disciplines and the provision of targeted analytical input into policy processes
- Honest broker through the convening of formal and informal dialogues among scholars, students and practitioners