July 1, 2019
Promises made by wealthy countries to phase out coal power are too weak to slow climate change, according to a new paper by CEU researchers.
June 4, 2019
A new study by CEU researchers examines how to protect the bears, which are poached for the believed medicinal properties of their bile.
April 9, 2019
Professor Diana Urge-Vorsatz and alumna Borbala Czako were named to the prestigious Forbes Hungary list.
April 3, 2019
Members of the collaborative research consortium will analyze hundreds of EU-funded projects to propose actionable solutions.
February 6, 2019
A new lecture series discussing popular scientific topics kicks off on February 7. The first three events of the “Knowledge Knows No Limits” series focus on scientific research conducted by Central European University’s professors in the areas of climate change, cognitive science and network science. Each lecture also includes a professor from another Hungarian university or expert from the field, as well as a popular Hungarian figure who can provide practical ways to incorporate the research discussed into everyday life.
May 10, 2018
Professor Diana Urge-Vorsatz of CEU's Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and CEU Provost and Professor Liviu Matei are cited in this Science magazine article about the threats to teaching and research in Hungary. http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/05/hungarian-scientists-are-edge-country-poised-force-out-top-university
February 28, 2018
CEU Professor of Environmental Sciences and Policy Diana Urge-Vorsatz and colleagues wrote this piece in Nature on strategies for mitigating climate change in urban areas. https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-02409-z
February 8, 2018
This Atlantic article features CEU Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy alumna Jessica Jewell and her research on fossil fuel subsidies. https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/02/maybe-cutting-fossil-fuel-subsidies-wouldnt-do-much-good/552668/
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