Skip to Content


Global Sustainability

Solutions, engagement, education and research to enable better lives.

rotating-earth-hero-2

We Advance: U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals, officially known as Transforming our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, is a set of seventeen aspirational “Global Goals.” The goals and targets integrate economic, social and environmental aspects and recognize their interlinkages in achieving sustainable development in all its dimensions to ensure peace and prosperity. See the Goals in Action

Latest News

ASU in world's Top 3 for sustainability initiatives

ASU in world's Top 3 for sustainability initiatives

ASU is third in the world and second in the U.S. for sustainability initiatives, according to a 2017 rating by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. AASHE's Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System, known as STARS, rated ASU highest with the following percentages of available points: 87 percent in academics and research, and...

Myanmar at a turning point for natural capital and human wellbeing

Myanmar at a turning point for natural capital and human wellbeing

A Thought Leader Series Piece by Leah Gerber & Penny Langhammer After a half-century of isolation, the Republic of Myanmar has reengaged with the international community following democratic elections in 2015. The country is experiencing rapid political, social and economic change, presenting it with both risks and opportunities. Comprising a large portion of the Indo-Burma region, Myanmar is...

Agriculture in Arizona faces a warmer future

Agriculture in Arizona faces a warmer future

Arizona's agricultural production is headed for a decline, say two ASU sustainability scientists who found – after studying the food-energy-water nexus that governs agriculture in the state – that its yields could drop more than 12 percent per 1 degree Celsius.

View All Sustainability News

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, 7th of June 2017
Wednesday, 23rd of August 2017

View All Events

ASU Sustainability Scientists, Scholars & Fellows

Our efforts to advance sustainability impact the following areas:

Find an Expert in…

Search

Sustainability@ASU

Overview

Sustainability Prospectus

Highlights

Sustainability Accomplishments Report

Plan

Sustainability Plan

Featured Videos

Wrigley Lecture Series