The activities of the Institute for Environment and Sustainability are outlined in the Multiannual Framework Programme
of the Joint Research Centre (JRC). The research activities of the Institute for Environment and Sustainability are are undertaken by its eight Scientific Units
through more than 130 individual projects, financed by the direct actions of the EU Research and Innovation programme (Horizon 2020
) or by additional income aquired through third party work, direct support to Commission Services and indirect actions.