Sustainable Places Research Institute

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

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Sustainability short term policies


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

Postgraduate social sciences students in lecture theatre


Find out more about our public lectures, research seminars and workshops in sustainability science and place-making.

Latest news

Green Impact award ceremony

Sustainable Places scoops gold at Green Impact awards!

15 June 2018

Green Impact is a behavioural change programme run by the NUS to help staff and students understand sustainability and social responsibility.



8 June 2018

Updated app launched for World Oceans Day

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Brexit and agriculture expert addresses External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee

30 May 2018

Professor Terry Marsden addressed the issue of Brexit and agriculture before the National Assembly for Wales’ External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee.

Research map

International research map

Find out more about some of our research projects around the world.