László Pintér is Professor and Head of the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy at the Central European University (CEU) and Senior Fellow at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD). Prior to joining CEU in 2010 he had been with IISD since 1994, serving as Director of the Measurement and Assessment Program between 2003 and 2010.
László has been working on sustainable development indicators and strategies, integrated assessments, sustainability reporting and global outlooks for over two decades. As part of his work on urban sustainability, he currently leads CEU’s contribution to the NATure-based URban innovation (NATURVATION) H2020 project that studies how nature based solutions can be integrated into the urban fabric and contribute to tackling urban sustainability challenges.
László has a PhD from the University of Minnesota and a Masters in Natural Resources Management from the University of Manitoba.