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Quito, Equador

Call For Abstracts: International Workshop on Sustainable Urban Development

20 January 2016

Sustainable Places Research Fellow, Dr Abid Mehmood is to be part of an expert group supporting International workshop on sustainable urban development

Yasira Pasha

Visiting Research Scholar

20 January 2016

This month Yasira Naeem Pasha joins us as a visiting research scholar from Dawood University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Professor Terry Chapin

Professor Terry Chapin named Honorary Distinguished Professor

21 December 2015

This month Professor Terry Chapin was awarded the title of Honorary Distinguished Professor, Sustainable Places Research Institute.

Landslide

New collaboration to study after effects of major earthquakes

14 December 2015

A new NERC-funded collaboration will further our understanding of how communities recover from landslides associated with large earthquakes.

Wales Food & Drink Action Plan

Cardiff Professors to offer expert advice on the Welsh Government’s food policy.

18 November 2015

The PPIW has commissioned Professor Terry Marsden and Professor Kevin Morgan to offer expert advice on the Welsh Government’s food policy.

Two houses completely flooded

Communicating flood risks in a changing climate

13 November 2015

How can we engage individuals and communities more effectively around flood risks in a changing climate?

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Justice and the City

2 November 2015

Dr Abid Mehmood spoke at 55th Annual ACSP Congress in Texas in October.

Leuven University

Postgraduate Programme in Spatial Development Planning

2 November 2015

A three-month interactive programme for Postgraduate Students and PhD Researchers in Leuven, Belgium (March – May 2016).

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Final report of Review of Designated Landscapes in Wales published

2 November 2015

Professor Terry Marsden has chaired the review of designated landscapes in Wales.

Environmental ethics

New Books by Professor Robin Attfield

30 October 2015

Emeritus Professor Robin Attfield, based here in the Sustainable Places Research Institute has recently published two new books.