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Northstar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise

The NorthStar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise (NiSE), a program at the Institute on the Environment, works with practitioners to understand and act on the sustainability challenges facing our world’s rapidly expanding production and consumption systems.

ABOUT NiSE

NiSE develops “user-inspired” research and tools to inform sustainability decision-making.  By engaging with practitioners early and often, the knowledge and tools we create hit the ground running. Learn more

WHO WE ARE

Our team combines expertise in management, engineering, economics, and environmental sciences to address the complex interactions of environmental, social and economic performance across value chains. Learn more

OUR WORK

Our initiatives are developed collaboratively by practitioners and researchers, designed to apply cutting-edge methods and reflect the information and decision-making needs of key stakeholders. Learn more

ENGAGEMENT

Engagement with businesses, NGOs, and government focuses on specific initiatives, so that insights and expertise of practitioners can be supported and integrated into research. Learn more

Administration
NiSE is a program of the University of Minnesota's Institute on the Environment.

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Welcome to the NiSE website! Check here for regular updates on events, meetings and information pertaining to our current work.

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