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Sustainable Places Research Institute

Khalid World leading Islamic environmentalist to visit Cardiff


'Muslims, the Environment and the Challenge of the Emerging Order - An Islamic Perspective' Professor Susan Baker will chair this seminar when Fazlun Khalid visits Cardiff in February.

Uplands A new vision for upland Wales


What does the future hold for land use and climate in upland Wales? Workshop led by researchers from the Institute

Leuven Postgraduate Certificate Programme in Spatial Development Planning


A three months interactive programme for Postgraduate Students in Leuven, Belgium

Sustainable Places Sustainable Places


Griff Rhys Jones leads celebration of flagship Research Institute

People Cardiff International Conference on Sustainable Place-Making


Coping with the adaptive changes necessary as a result of climate change and resource depletion becomes one of the main challenges facing the world in the second decade of the 21st century.

Griff Rhys Jones Sustainability Week 2012


Griff Rhys Jones joins flagship research centre for anniversary celebrations

Spatial Development Planning Spatial Development Planning


A two week Intensive Learning Programme for Postgraduate Students in Ankara, Turkey (2-14 April 2013)

Sustainability Week 2012 Sustainability Week 2012


Griff Rhys Jones joins flagship research centre for anniversary celebrations

Climate change: time to think and act differently Climate change: time to think and act differently


Professor Susan Baker recently spoke at the Chepstow Festival with the Transition Chepstow group.

Bee on a flower The UK national ecosystem assessment, what next?


Professor Terry Marsden has been appointed a member of the Expert Panel providing advice on the next stage of the UK national ecosystem assessment.

Rural Alliances Rural Alliances launched to help rural vibrancy


Professor Terry Marsden has been appointed to the Policy and Advisory Panel of an exciting new €10million initiative

landslide Uganda Landslide


A personal account of this tragic event

Map of Helsinki Further Finnish developments


Professor Terry Marsden has recently returned from a joint seminar on Sustainable Cities with colleagues from Helsinki, Vaasa and the Finnish Environmental Institute.

Seagrass Another step forward for seagrasses


The lesser known star of the marine environment, seagrasses have received a boost following support from the Darwin Initiative.

Crossroads for Food Studies


Solving the problems of food security and sustainability: the emerging place-making agenda.

Understanding the Dynamics of Domestic Electricity Supply, Consumption and Demand Reduction


Exciting new three year interdisciplinary studentship available in the School of Psychology.

PhD studentship on key research theme available


Fully funded studentship on theme of adaptations around mobilities, flows and migration.

Green development; one of the keys to tackling inequality


Professor Susan Baker will be discussing how to best to develop a new economic model for a planet under pressure.

Cardiff academic elected as Fellow of the Royal Society


Breakthroughs on the geo-environmental engineering processes have won Professor Hywel Thomas one of the highest honours. in world science.

Working together: urban communities as sustainable places


A report on the recent event ‘Working together: urban communities as sustainable places’