The Amsterdam Global Change Institute (AGCI) investigates the interactions between people, socio-economic change and the global environment. Through focused integrated research, AGCI contributes to informing and shaping sustainable societal choices and innovations for Europe and beyond.

Interdisciplinary research and societal impact

AGCI has an excellent science base in the environment, sustainability and global change domain, with core strengths in earth science, ecology, chemistry, toxicology, economics, political science, and law.

AGCI research leaders have leadership positions in European and international research programmes and assessments, and have excellent publications records, including high impact and citation scores. AGCI research leaders regularly contribute to societal debates in a multitude of fora, from global to local level.