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KEDtalk: Risk is not just a four letter word

Most people don't like talking about risk. Andrew Maynard of ASU's Risk Innovation Lab does it for a living. Learn how he thinks we can all tackle risk challenges by framing them as values.

All Walks Project fights human trafficking with PSA

The Student Alliance Against Trafficking is a partnership between the ASU student organization All Walks Project and the ASU McCain Institute for International Leadership. Together they are helping to launch student groups at campuses across the country to raise awareness about human trafficking and work to end it. 

 

 

Modern abolitionists work to end human trafficking

Human trafficking remains one of the great human rights abuses of our time. Several ASU organizations are taking innovative steps to fight it.

Empowering an energy transformation

The transition to a sustainable energy system will be “large, complex and messy,” even though it is necessary and inevitable. ASU researchers are helping to guide the process in positive ways.

Carbon policy—Think globally, act locally

Why is it so difficult to enact policies that reduce carbon dioxide emissions? ASU researchers explain some of the challenges.

Series: Carbon and climate change

ASU researchers are working on new approaches to addressing climate change related to the most abundant human-produced greenhouse gas--carbon dioxide.

A sustainable city is one that you love

Zoning may not be a “sexy” part of urban development, but this tool can help citizens create a city they care about and want to sustain.

Transit-oriented development helps cities ease off the gas

The way we design and build our cities can help drive people’s transportation choices. ASU researchers are helping local cities promote sustainable transit.

Curbing urban sprawl

Phoenix is dominated by its suburban sprawl, but this model is unsustainable over the long term. ASU researchers have found that sprawl retrofitting can be a solution.

Phoenix and ASU partner to fight sex trafficking

ASU and the Phoenix Police Department are partnering to combat the modern-day slavery that results from human trafficking.

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