The Impact of Climate Change on Infectious Diseases

How does the health of our environment affect your health? Learn from national and local experts about these issues and what you can do to address them at the 8th Annual Global Health and Infectious Disease Conference on April 16-17, 2020.

Green the Church 2019

St. Louis hosted the 2019 Green the Church Summit, the largest environmental justice and sustainability conference for the Black Church. Washington University was a co-sponsor of the event, which included an array of discussions including the Green New Deal, building efficiency and water conservation, food sovereignty and public health.

WashU Experts on the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

On Nov. 4, the Trump administration formally notified the United Nations that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change. Experts from WashU weigh-in with their thoughts.

InCEES Director Awarded NSF Grant

Himadri Pakrasi and collaborator Costas Maranas were awarded $1.2 million to study cyanobacteria for crop improvement amid climate change.

"Through InCEES, our faculty, staff and students are engaged in interdisciplinary research and application as they work in close collaboration with leaders across disciplines, industry, and government to address the world's most pressing energy, environmental, and sustainability issues."
Andrew D. Martin,
Chancellor of Washington University

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InCEES Video

InCEES fosters research related to energy, environment and sustainability that will benefit future generations. The hub of InCEES includes six signature partners.


"InCEES provides a unique and exciting collaborative environment for everyone at Washington University who is interested in global issues related to energy, environment and sustainability.”
Himadri B. Pakrasi, InCEES Director