UCD-Tanzanian project partnership WeCOAdapt visit UCD

 Water management through ECOhydrology for climate change ADAPTation in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania: event in UCD, 31 October

Jennifer Keating awarded funding for historical and environmental research on former Russian Empire

Jennifer Keating awarded ERC funding for connected history of population, environmental change, capital and conflict in Russian Eurasia, 1860s-1920.

About UCD Earth Institute

The UCD Earth Institute fosters multidisciplinary research and works with stakeholders to address global, regional and national environmental challenges.


Based in University College Dublin’s Belfield campus, the Institute is a focal point for UCD’s environmental research and is home to state-of-the-art research facilities.


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Research & Education

Our community has world-leading and wide-ranging environmental research expertise, with over 250 full and associate members is drawn from across UCD’s six constituent Colleges.

Policy & Governance

The wide range of expertise within the Institute ensures that we can inform and lead policy in focused disciplines and in multidisciplinary topics.

Enterprise & Innovation

We foster entrepreneurship, innovation, creativity and technology commercialisation, while our researchers work directly with commercial partners across a range of industries.

Society & Engagement

We strive to produce research that makes a demonstrable contribution to society, with our researchers working closely with the communities most affected by their work.