The Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy seeks to advance fresh thinking and analytically rigorous approaches to environmental decisionmaking ' across disciplines, sectors, and boundaries.
Be a leading resource for the development of next-generation environmental law and policy
Train future environmental leaders by encouraging innovative thinking and rigorous analysis
Identify pressing environmental problems and advance effective policies, strategies, and decisionmaking tools in response
Move the environmental debate beyond political and sectoral boundaries to enable integrated approaches to problem-solving
Identify scientific and technological advances that can ease uncertainty and respond to the complexity of environmental protection
Seek a greater understanding of stakeholder attitudes, values, and behavior toward environmental policy choices and how these diverse perspectives affect policy outcomes.
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