Research Priorities

areas needing further focus

  • Examine sustainable and demanded alternatives for reducing indoor and outdoor air pollution and their impacts on health

  • Find ways to make front-line health facilities more energy, water, and refrigeration self-sufficient

  • Find ways to re-use water efficiently for communities with water scarcity

  • Understand and intervene in health, nutrition, and agricultural impacts of rising salinity, and degrading land in fragile deltaic regions

  • Develop new program models for combining community health and environmental sustainability