本研究領域は、本学における研究拠点として東アジア地域の研究を推進するため、文理融合、複合科学的見地から東アジア地域の持続的発展(Sustainable Development, SD)に向けての必要な研究を行い、その成果の社会への還元を目指す。

The Strategic Research Area for Sustainable Development in East Asia, Saitama University, Japan aims to promote research and communication with the society on issues related to sustainable development in East Asia by inter-discipline approaches covering humanities and social sciences as well as science, technology and engineering.
The Research Center for Sustainable Development in East Asian (SU-RCSDEA) is established as the center of the research projects and communication on the research outputs with the society.