January 30, 2018
Name: Tamara StegerTitle: Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences and PolicyNumber of years at CEU: about 15 yearsHome city/town & country: US What's your favorite Hungarian food?Organic local paprika! Not the powder, but the whole vegetable.
September 26, 2017
At a time when the world may already have entered its sixth mass extinction, in this instance triggered by human induced climate change, cropland expansion, deforestation, and over-exploitation of wildlife and other resources, it is more urgent than ever that humans and wildlife learn to co-exist. Brandon Anthony, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy at CEU, co-leads the research and teaching field “Sustainable Management of Socio-ecological S
August 7, 2017
Academia Europaea’s Council announced the election of Diana Urge-Vorsatz, professor at CEU’s Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and director of the Center for Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Policy (3CSEP) as member of the academy at its meeting on September 4, 2017.
May 3, 2017
For energy transition to succeed, it's not enough to be viable on a technological and economic level, it must also be politically feasible, panelists concluded at a university-wide seminar held April 27 as part of the Intellectual Themes Initiative at CEU.
February 22, 2017
Sandeep Pai, a student in the MSc in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management (MESPOM) program, received the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Award for his investigative journalism work uncovering high-level corruption in India. Sandeep used Right to Information requests to find out how Indian MPs used their influence to persuade public sector undertakings (PSUs) to fund publications, organizations and events associated with the politicians.
January 10, 2017
Global urban population is expected to rise over 2 billion between 2010 and 2050 with these cities creating three-fourths of the world's fossil fuel-related CO2 emissions.
November 29, 2016
Video of The CEU Roof Garden
November 11, 2016
It’s vital for local urban sustainability initiatives to build connections with local municipalities and with each other concluded the Accelerating and Rescaling Transitions to Sustainability (ARTS) project’s Budapest team, which was led by CEU’s Department of Environmental Sciences. The EU Commission-funded project started in 2014, and its regional Budapest phase ended with a meeting on October 28 at CEU.
November 2, 2016
CEU’s Diana Urge-Vorsatz, professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and director of the Center for Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Policy, was member of a 5-member delegation of UNEP’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that met Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Hanoi on October 23. As its vice chair, Urge-Vorsatz represented Working Group III of IPCC on the meeting.