Science, Policy, and Advocacy on Population and the Environment


The Center for Environment and Population (CEP) collaborates with leading individuals and institutes to ensure that the best and latest scientific research is integrated into policies and advocacy programs. Below is a sampling of past and/or present CEP partners:

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • Brown University, Watson Institute for International Studies
  • Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University (CIESIN)
  • Climate Wise Women
  • Communications Consortium Media Center (CCMC)
  • Fairfield County League of Women and Conservation Voters and non-profit organizations
  • International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • International Family Planning Coalition (IFPC)
  • International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)
  • International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)
  • Izaak Walton League
  • League of Conservation Voters (LCV)
  • League of Women Voters (LWV)
  • National Wildlife Federation (NWF)
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA)
  • Population Action International (PAI)
  • PERN (Population Environment Research Network)
  • Population Reference Bureau (PRB)
  • Princeton University, Office of Population Research (OPR)
  • Sierra Club
  • Television Trust for the Environment (TVE-UK)
  • The Nature Conservancy (US and International)
  • Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS)
  • UN Population Fund (UNFPA)
  • University of Michigan, Population and Environment Fellows Program, and School of Natural Resources and Environment
  • Woodrow Wilson Center
  • Worldwatch Institute
  • World Wildlife Fund US and International (WWF)
  • WEDO
  • Yale University, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (YSFES), and Office of Sustainability

For it's local community and state initiatives, CEP collaborates with locally-based organizations, for example:

  • League of Women Voters, US and local affiliates
  • League of Conservation Voters, US and local affiliates
  • Planned Parenthood Federation, US and local affiliates
  • Environmental Advocates of NY
  • Fairfield County, CT, community non-profit organizations, libraries, universities

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