2018 Environmental Performance Index (EPI)

Lead PI: Dr. Alexander de Sherbinin , , Marc A. Levy

Unit Affiliation: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)

March 2017 - January 2018
Inactive
Global ; New Haven, CT
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: The 2018 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 180 countries on 24 performance indicators in the following 10 issue categories: air quality, water and sanitation, heavy metals, biodiversity and habitat, forests, fisheries, climate and energy, air pollution, water resources, and agriculture. 

SPONSOR:

Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$36,060

RESEARCH TEAM:

Malanding Jaiteh, Tricia Chai-On

KEYWORDS

vulnerability resilience sustainability ecosystem restoration natural disaster

THEMES

Stewardship of the planet