A meeting place for world-leading sustainability science, focussed on exploring innovative solutions for a more sustainable future.


Our research aims to develop place-based responses and solutions to sustainability issues such as climate change and resource depletion.


We deliver relevant, robust, research that is used by policy-makers across Wales, the UK and further afield to support evidence-based policy making.

Public lectures

Be inspired by watching previous lectures from a range of influential guest speakers.


New Book from Sustainable Places Co-director Susan Baker

30 September 2015

Co-director of the Sustainable Places Research Institute, Professor Susan Baker, has recently published the second edition of her book, Sustainable Development, as part of the Routledge Introductions to Environment Series.


29 September 2015

TRANSMANGO is a European research project on Food and Nutrition Security in Europe. Read about the work Terry Marsden has been doing for one of the work packages.

DURESS exhibition

17 September 2015

The ‎DURESS photo exhibition is currently on display in the School of Bio-sciences for the coming few weeks.


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