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The Voorhees Center is a dynamic resource center that engages residents, leaders, and policymakers seeking effective strategies for advancing community livability and vitality.

Studying the Green Economy as an EDA University Center Heading link

Significant portions of the United States economy are shifting away from carbon-intensive, fossil fuel-driven activities, and moving toward a green economy defined by cleaner, more efficient, and higher-output practices. Through applied research and technical assistance, the UIC UC promotes sustainable and equitable green economic development. Targeted at policy makers, the work looks to help our leaders address the climate crisis while also investing in underserved communities and creating jobs within the growing Green Economy.

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