The Program studies the interaction between the natural environment and economics while focusing particularly on the energy sector and the socio-economic aspects related to marine, coastal and land resources.
Land & Natural
The Program works towards promoting applied state-of-the-art research activities and implements projects related to various topics concerned with the terrestrial natural environment and ecosystem management.
Marine & Coastal
The Program focuses on issues concerned with the coastal zone and its associated resources.
Managing WildFire Risk
Project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-National Academies of Sciences (NAS) – PEER, with the objective to increase the daily preparedness against fire danger in forest sensitive areas...
The UOB Institute of Environment developed training manuals for eco-guides in the eco-tourism sector. This project was funded by the Ministry of Environment.
Med-Ermis (Phase 2)
The objective of this project was to disseminate calculated indicators through a web-based “information system” to the public at large to enhance transparency, accountability and good governance.