Welcome to the
UCSB Blum Center for Global Poverty Alleviation and Sustainable Development

The UCSB Blum Center for Global Poverty Alleviation and Sustainable Development is committed to promoting collaborative, interdisciplinary, and socially engaged research, learning, and action to address poverty and inequality in the United States and worldwide.  Established with funding from UC Regent Richard C. Blum and the UC Office of the President, it is part of a ten-campus network across the UC system.