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Latin America Sustainability Initiative

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The Latin America Sustainability Initiative at the University of Oklahoma

Our vision: a vital, university-led research, education, and innovation network across the Americas that enables a sustainable, resilient, and equitable future.

Global view of South America with networks coming out of Peru

Lasi Impact Areas


Climate & Resilience

Improving climate risk management to enhance community resilience



Generating sustainable, innovative solutions to our most pressing health challenges 


Sustainable Societies

Supporting just transitions as our energy and environmental systems adapt and evolve 

Forging deep connections across the Americas to address our shared challenges.

We Believe

Research universities bring a unique collection of benefits to the table that includes regional trust capital, long-term workforce development, convergent research and development, and connected stakeholder networks.

Our Partners

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