Institute for Sustainable Economic Educational and Environmental Design
I-SEEED strives to build an ecosystem of “solutionists” to solve our communities’ most pressing social problems.
We believe that through innovative economic, educational, environmental design, and cutting edge technology,
we can create just and sustainable communities for all.
Building stronger communities through economic awareness and understanding.
Education that strengthens and empowers individuals, families and communities.
Working to create sustainable solutions to our most challenging environmental issues.
Our Vision & Mission
ISEEED is a national research, education, and technology institute working to ensure racial justice, equitable development, and just sustainability for all. We ensure that communities have a voice in the decisions that impact their daily lives through organizing, leadership development, game-changing technologies, culturally and community pedagogies, creative place-making, and creating new models of direct democracy. ISEEED builds power and self-determination in low-income communities and communities of color by increasing civic participation, improving local economies, bettering our environment, transforming education, and increasing access to opportunity for our nations most vulnerable populations.
I-SEEED uses world-class research and community responsive strategies to:
Create information technology solutions
for our most pressing economic, educational,
and environmental health problems.
Train the next generation of climate scientists,
energy innovators, health advocates, and social justice
educators from low-income communities and communities of color.
our latest news & EVENTS
November 28, 2016
Innovation out of poverty Dr. Antwi Akom shares how a sustainable future relies not on the professional planners of today, but on the necessity of ordinary citizens to innovate. Dr. Antwi Akom believes in visualizing a city’s well-being using technology and community-driven data. Why? To build a greener, more equitable city. Dr. Akom sees in cities the potential for education equality, increased sustainable design, and coordinated, adaptable ecosystems of opportunities–and he aims to make it a reality. His philosophy of “designing for…Read Post
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1625 Clay St. Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612