Environment for Development Initiative (EfD)

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The Environment for Development (EfD) initiative is a capacity building program in environmental economics focusing on research, policy advice, and teaching in China, Central America, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Chile, USA and Sweden. It’s mission is to contribute to poverty alleviation and sustainable development through increased use of environmental economics’ capacity, tools and instruments in policy design and policy making processes pertaining to management of ecosystem, natural resources and climate change impacts. EfD’s mission is anchored in the vision of sustainable economic growth founded on efficient management of ecosystems, natural resources and climate change impacts.