Since 2018 based on Ukrainian universities work research laboratories for studying Urban Development and changing the environmental trends. An expert assessment, access to the materials and technical opportunities are provided by research team at the University of California, Berkeley. In addition, Ukrainian researchers have access to data from space agencies, and expert support from other partner universities. The opening of laboratories is organized by the EnWirenment Research Center, which works in Ukraine to explore and forecast the recent trends in urban development and ecology.
Local data on the development of cities and ecological dynamics is provided by the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine, under the international cooperation programme and data analysis development. The initiative was supported by leading Ukrainian universities. Scientists and students ot Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture have already started the analysis of statistical data since 2000.