About Us


To be an internationally recognized transdisciplinary research centre of excellence in creating and sharing knowledge-based solutions for climate change and environmental challenges.


To conduct and support transdisciplinary research, teaching, and outreach by leveraging AKU’s multifaceted partnerships to develop and inspire knowledge-based and impactful solutions for the society’s evolving and urgent climate and environmental challenges.


  • Collaborate with partners to co-produce new knowledge and co-design solutions for climate and environmental challenges, and sustainable development.

  • Educate and train future leaders and generations to solve environmental challenges for prosperous societies on a healthy planet.

  • Engage the community through extension services and citizen science.

  • Work closely with AKU entities to implement AKU Vision and Mission.​