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UC ANR Strategic Initiatives

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Making a Difference in California

 Rising to the Challenge.



Our Strategic initiatives (SIs) bring the power of science to deliver practical solutions in California

The SIs are the umbrellas for our Workgroups and Program Teams (web)

 Public Value.

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The work of the SIs helps build our state economy, protect our natural resources, build our people and communities and ensures we have safe food.

See our Public Value Statements for more.

Partnerships are key.



Our Strategic Initiatives help unify, communicate and advocate for the work we do; bringing together partners from the

with a range of collaborators from the private and public sectors.


Find Practical Answers: Knowledge and Skills

  "Solutions for you"

Learn from colleagues


Knowledge Bank 
Sharing technical


Best (Extension) Practice Hub 
Sharing best practices




Learning and Development
Build your skills

Telling our Stories

Learn how UC ANR is making a difference for Californians.


UC Delivers

UC Deliver Stories

Submit New Impact Stories (For UC ANR personnel)


Looking for a Blog?

Find a blog of interest



Knowledge Stream"
(News you can use)

Submit your stories

Stories will typically include educational content and will give names/faces to particular topics within ANR (For UC ANR personnel)


Spotlight webinars

what's coming up?

What's been?




What major items are in the news?

(Got a topic of concern? Contact your SI leader to develop)


Funding opportunities


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  Funding opportunities

UC ANR Contracts & Grants

funding opps time



 Opportunity & Matching grants

Small grants for urgent time-sensitive needs


See also ANR Renewable Resources Extension Act (RREA) Program RFP


Strategic Initiatives

Explore our 5 initiatives using the links below.


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SI-related Blogs