• We support decision-making through research and engagement.

    We support decision-making through research and engagement.

  • We bridge disciplines, viewpoints, and geography.

    We bridge disciplines, viewpoints, and geography.

  • We guide water security planning in arid regions.

    We guide water security planning in arid regions.

  • We strengthen Indigenous governance.

    We strengthen Indigenous governance.

Latest Udall Center News

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April 6, 2021
Andrea K. Gerlak, University of Arizona research professor in the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy and professor in the School of Geography, Development and Environment, has been named acting director of the Udall Center. Dr. Gerlak replaces Director Christopher Scott…
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March 24, 2021
Tucson’s forceful monsoon rains make stormwater management a high priority. But the aridity of the Southwest demands water conservation. Green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) meets both of these needs by reducing precipitation-related flooding, pollution, and erosion while…
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March 2, 2021
Water is interwoven through every aspect of human activity, and is linked to a range of climate change impacts – droughts, intense rainstorms, floods, and sea level rise. A warmer world will bring increasing ecological, social, and economic challenges. What are the solutions? The…
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February 18, 2021
Christopher Scott, Udall Center Director in his role as 2020-22 Mountain Chair of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), will coordinate a synthesis workshop on energy transitions in mountain regions. The virtual workshop will be held on three…