CIERP develops innovative approaches to sustainable, environmentally responsible global development.
CIERP partners with Professors of Practice to bring real-world knowledge into the classroom.
The Center provides funds to its students for research and conference attendance.
The Center partners with various organizations to host conferences, speakers and networking opportunities.
CIERP's Global Speakers Series featured Paul Polman as its inaugural speaker.
PhD candidate Laura Kuhl was part of a three-person team that conducted the mid-term evaluation of Feed the Future Ethiopia for USAID Ethiopia. Feed the Future is Obama’s Presidential Initiative on agriculture and nutrition, and is active in 19 countries globally. The Feed the Future Ethiopia portfolio is one of the largest Feed the Future programs globally, with an annual investment of $50 million for a five-year program. The evaluation sought to assess the progress the program was making towards its goals of reducing poverty and malnutrition, evaluate the effectiveness of different interventions, and make recommendations for changes in programming.
Professor Sulmaan Khan, Research Librarian Ellen McDonald and CIERP Administrator Elayne Stecher launched an emerging research project that aims to reverse the Chinese demand for Ivory and rhino horn at TedX Tufts.
Center Director Kelly Sims Gallagher's quantitative data analysis of the DoE Energy R&D budget is cited in Eduardo Porter's Opinion Piece 'Innovation Sputters in the Battle Against Climate Change' in the New York Times. Access the full database here.
Center for International Environment & Resource Policy, The Fletcher School
Here’s a nice bit of news about the life of a project. Harvard Business Review recently created a video about the Digital Evolution Index that was developed by Fletcher’s Institute for Business in the Global Context last spring. The project manager is Ravi Shankar Chaturvedi, F12, a graduate of the MIB [...]
Greeting me when I returned to work after a few days of vacation was a whole new incoming class! Before I even reached Fletcher on my walk from the bus, I had run into a student whom I met last September at an APSIA fair, and when we went into the Hall of Flags, [...]
Today is the last day at Fletcher for Christine. You may have met her during a visit, or you may have heard from her by email. Even if you haven’t had any direct contact with Christine, if you plan to apply, or applied last year, you will benefit from her work. Christine was one of [...]