INSTITUTE FOR SUSTAINABILITY, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

ACTIONABLE RESEARCH IS FINDING REAL-WORLD, LASTING
SOLUTIONS TO EARTH’S MOST PRESSING SUSTAINABILITY,
ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENTAL NEEDS.

Sustainability is meeting the needs of the present
without compromising the ability of future
generations to meet their own needs.

OUR MISSION IS TO CREATE ACTIONABLE, INTERDISCIPLINARY
RESEARCH THAT CONCENTRATES ON FUNDAMENTAL CHALLENGES
IN THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT.

OUR VISION IS TO FIND SOLUTIONS THAT MEET THE GROWING
DEMAND FOR FOOD, WATER AND ENERGY OF THE RAPIDLY
INCREASING WORLD POPULATION, WHILE ENSURING A SAFE,
PRODUCTIVE AND SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR ALL.

Climate Solutions

Climate Solutions
Energy Transitions

Energy Transitions
Sustainable Infrastructure

Sustainable Infrastructure
Water and Land Stewardship

Water and Land Stewardship
Secure and Sustainable Agriculture

Secure and Sustainable Agriculture

NEWS

iSEE Prof Speaks at Paris Climate Convention

Agricultural innovation is needed now — not later — to avoid food shortages in a world with an ever-changing climate and a growing population. That’s the message Illinois’ Stephen P. Long hopes to impress at a Dec. 2 public session of the Paris Climate Change Conference.

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