While responding to pollution is a challenge that is solvable in the near term to save lives and unlock economic opportunity, it requires solid capacity to design appropriate and effective action at the local, national, regional and global levels. In particular, effective response strategies have to involve multiple economic sectors, and appropriate governance mechanisms for regional cooperation, informed by solid science.
IIASA contributes its expertise on the science-policy interface on pollution management in Europe to the Pollution Management and Environmental Health (PMEH) program of the World Bank, focusing on selected urban areas in IIASA member countries (China, Egypt, India, South Africa, Vietnam).
In particular, AIR engages in
Last edited: 12 July 2018
2015 - 2020
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Phone: (+43 2236) 807 0 Fax:(+43 2236) 71 313