CES’s projects are focussing on key areas of environmental policy, such as the impact of the European integration process, sustainability in local communities, sustainable development and the business community. Its research projects investigate: the impact of privatization on industry and agriculture, the manner and extent of business contribution to sustainable development, opportunities for increasing the use of renewable energy in Hungary, as well as the environmental implications of EU integration and EU regional development policy on Hungarian regional and rural development. Other projects of CES assist local governments in designing and implementing local and micro-regional environmental policies, as well as in applying environmental management systems principles to local / urban management.
Environmental Implications of EU Enlargement
Sustainability on Local and Regional Levels
Sustainable Development and the Business Sector 
Training Courses
Policy Forum of Sustainable Development