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Our Work

Investing in future leaders, meeting global challenges.

Responsible Investing course

At the Yale Center for Business and the Environment (CBEY) we engage in a wide range of activities to train business and environment leaders of tomorrow and address pressing global resource issues.

What we do


Applied learning programs that stretch student experience at the intersection of environmental science, management and business innovation.


 Opportunities for collaborations between industry leaders, students and faculty to conduct deep analysis and develop applied solutions to sustainability challenges.


Connecting leading companies, NGOs and policymakers with extensive networks of sustainability professionals, students and faculty.

Making constellations, not stars

We are interdisciplinary at our core. 



We are interdisciplinary at our core. We believe in the power of partnership, learning by doing, and empowering people to explore new ideas. We work toward making constellations, not stars.

CBEY engages across disciplines, sectors, and industries to generate programs and research with varied perspectives, all with the goal of finding solutions to the natural world’s most difficult problems.

Our Programs

We are building world-class resources for our community.

Learn about our programs

Our Research

We support research to advance the development of business solutions to systemic environmental problems.

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Our Stories

We are constantly producing content to inform and inspire.

Read our stories