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Consumption, inequalities and futures | ESA Conference w/ Kate Burningham

Kate Burningham to present paper on sustainable consumption in early motherhood at the upcoming ESA Consumption Research Network conference

Scaling social impact | 8th Int. Social Innovation Research Conference w/ Fergus Lyon

There is a growing interest in design and innovation for wellbeing and sustainability. This was the focus for the ISIR conference in Glasgow with Fergus Lyon chairing a session that looked at how social enterprises and other organisations can increase their impact.

Nexus Thinking | Annual RGS conference w/ Tim Jackson

The debate on limits to growth is now more than four decades old. But recent experience offers new insights into the challenge. As part of the Annual RGS conference, Tim Jackson's talk starts from a critical examination of the conventional vision and explores the possibilities for moving beyond it.

Care, Craft and Creativity: Towards the Economy of Tomorrow | Resurgence 50 w/ Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson to give lecture at Resurgence magazine’s 50th anniversary event: One Earth, One Humanity, One Future - 23 September 2016, Oxford.

Delivering the 1.5°C target | IPCC planning meeting w/ Bronwyn Hayward

Co-investigator Dr Bronwyn Hayward invited to join a scoping meeting for the 2018 IPCC Special Report on the impact of global warming and the COP21 global greenhouse gas emission pathways.

The Global Goals | School Conference w/ Dr Sue Venn

In this one day school conference, 160 students between the ages of 13-14 are challenged to learn, discuss and create as global citizens methods for the UK to meet the SDGs; in due course designing solutions. Dr Sue Venn is attending the conference to help the students with developing and articulating their ideas.

Fostering a sustainable prosperity | UN High-Level Political Forum w/ Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson speaking at the 2016 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, the UN's central platform for the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and SDGs.

Measure What Matters | Global Forum

The global forum is convened by HRH The Prince of Wales, and culminates the Measure What Matters initiative, led by the recently partnered Green Economy Coalition. CUSP is contributing to the event with a presentation by Ian Christie on the implications of social capital for policy and decision making.

Tim Jackson named 2016 Hillary Laureate

CUSP Director Tim Jackson to receive prestigious international award for exceptional mid-career leadership.

Doing family and sustainability | New paper by Kate Burningham and Sue Venn

Kate Burningham to present new paper at 5th International CRFR conference in Edinburgh, 14 June 2016. It argues for the development of more relational and positive discourses of sustainable consumption which align sustainable living with the creation and maintenance of family life.