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TransForm: Telling new stories about body image

19 June 2013

Working with four groups of young women (aged 16-20 years) over a period of five weeks, researchers examined the participants' responses to a new form of interactive online storytelling.

The politics of natural resource management and sustainable place making

31 May 2013

Karin Beland Lindahl is spending four months at the Sustainable Places Research Institute, Cardiff University. While at the Institute, Karin is developing an analytical framework that will be used to explore the prospects of new mining operations in the Swedish rural North.

Social Enterprise and environmental sustainability: challenges and opportunities

26 April 2013

Held in Cardiff on 16 April, this event brought researchers, policy makers and practitioners together to discuss the opportunities and challenges for social enterprises to help create environmental sustainability.

Thin Ice

10 April 2013

Film screening as part of Earth Day

Sustainability science summer school

9 April 2013

New postgraduate interdisciplinary opportunity.

Governance for sustainable development: what can we learn from others?

15 March 2013

This was the subject for discussion at a recent briefing given to Assembly Members and researchers at the National Assembly for Wales.

Making sense of sustainability by promoting environmental futures dialogue: an arts and social sciences collaboration

15 March 2013

Cardiff University and Aberystwyth University are embarking on a new initiative on the theme of "Making sense of sustainability".

International honour for advancing environmental social science research

25 February 2013

Susan Baker, Professor at the School of Social Sciences and researcher at the University's Sustainable Places Research Institute, has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry.

Funded PhD studentship available: Building community resilience: the role for community energy projects in reducing urban poverty

7 February 2013

PhD Studentship looking at building community resilience: the role for community energy projects in reducing urban poverty.

Sustainable Places

5 November 2012

Griff Rhys Jones leads celebration of flagship Research Institute.