The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) is an independent scientific institute that studies problems that are too large or too complex to be solved by a single country or academic discipline. IIASA research covers broad areas of energy and climate, food and water, and poverty and equity. More information.
Press releases and events specifically for the media. For more updates on IIASA research, see IIASA News.
In many developing countries, economic growth and deforestation seem to go hand in hand—but the links are not well understood. In a new study, researchers use an innovative methodology to quantify the relationship. More
Greenhouse gas emissions from the land-use sector will be lower if the rising demand for bioenergy is met with worldwide protection for areas important for biodiversity and carbon storage. More
Managing grazing on grasslands in a more efficient way could significantly increase global milk and meat production or free up land for other uses. More
Last edited: 11 January 2017
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Phone: (+43 2236) 807 0 Fax:(+43 2236) 71 313