• The team seeks to build connections that will lead to research opportunities and consider how to best utilize the groups collective resources to achieve the most beneficial impact in the community.

    The Blum Center & CUSA Go to Mexico
  • Peace Week (Jan. 26-30) is an initiative to build a more compassionate and understanding community by expanding our knowledge on peace building and nonviolent practices in problem solving.

    Peace Week at UC Irvine
  • UC faculty & affiliates joined with innovative community leaders in Orange County around issues of food systems sustainability for a focused discussion on local and regional food security resilience

    Global Food Summit: Towards Regional Resilience
  • CUSA affiliated study observes link between nuisance flooding, warmer climates, and socio-economic and public health impacts. The article can be read in the Journal of Geophysical Research Letters' next issue.

    CUSA Director & Affiliates Publish on Nuisance Flooding
  • "Water availability and quality is one of the most pressing concerns of the present day..."

    CUSA Welcomes Genia Nizkorodov
  • On October 14, 2015, CUSA and the Blum Center for Poverty Alleviation awarded global humanitarian Dr. James Orbinski with the 11th Annual Human Security Award

    2015 Human Security Award