IIASA delegation to attend high-level meetings and enhance research collaborations with Brazil


    IIASA to present new research on water, risk, and citizen science at the EGU General Assembly 2017


    Vienna Energy Forum: Sustainable energy for the implementation of the SDGs and the Paris Agreement


    How clean is green gas?


    The Young Scientists Summer Program celebrates its 40th anniversary this year

Vienna Energy Forum 2017

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20 April 2017

Restoring tropical forests for a sustainable future

The new RESTORE+ project brings together ten international partners to develop policy-oriented solutions for tropical forest restoration in Indonesia, Brazil, and the Congo. More

13 April 2017

Next ten years critical for achieving climate change goals

In order to have a good chance of meeting the limits set by the Paris Agreement, it will be necessary to both reduce greenhouse gas emissions while preserving carbon sinks,  with net emissions peaking in the next ten years, according to a new study. More

7 April 2017

New ERC grant to explore human wellbeing as criterion for sustainable development 

IIASA World Population Program Director Wolfgang Lutz has received a new grant from the European Research Council. Lutz is scientific director of the Vienna Institute of Demography (VID) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW), and professor of applied statistics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). These institutions are part of the Wittgenstein Center, which Lutz leads. More

5 April 2017

Wealth, culture, and cost affect household appliance purchases

As incomes rise, people buy more big appliances like washing machines, refrigerators, and televisions. But the link between income and appliance ownership is more complicated than is assumed. More

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