Architecture, construction and planning

Albatross project among those to fly high at climate change adaptation awards

The woman behind an albatross conservation project was just one of the winners at this year’s National Climate Change Adaptation Conference held at the Crown Promenade in Melbourne.
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Registrations open for historic sustainability leadership program

Griffith University has announced the opening of registrations, along with the first cohort of prominent program faculty members for next year’s Executive Education in Sustainability Leadership Program (EESLP). The EESLP is an internationally renowned sustainability program to be hosted by the Griffith University EcoCentre from the 6th to the 9th of March 2018, currently delivered […]
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management

Building knowledge to adapt to climate change – celebrating NCCARF’s success

Knowledge of how to adapt to climate change in Australia is celebrated this week as NCCARF comes to the end of its second phase of operation and officially launches CoastAdapt, a resource to support coastal managers as they seek to respond to climate risks. NCCARF is the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, which has […]
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Griffith Sciences

Climate change tool to help coastal communities prepare

More than 200 coastal councils across Australia will be able to better protect themselves against erosion and flooding threats with a new tool that provides them with almost everything they need to prepare for climate change impacts.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Horses, trains and climate change?

A Torres Strait islander, a horse organisation, a metropolitan train operator and a cross-Tasman environmental association have been honoured for their achievements in climate change adaptation at an awards ceremony this week. The Climate Adaptation Champions for 2015-16 were announced as part of the NCCARF CSIRO Climate Adaptation Conference 2016, held in Adelaide. The Director of […]
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Australian Rivers Institute

Research leads to Great Barrier Reef rescue purchase

A leading Griffith research team has provided the science behind a bold government decision to buy up grazing land in an effort to protect the Great Barrier Reef from sediment run-off.
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Architecture

ARC Linkage Projects strengthen Griffith’s research profile

Griffith University has been awarded six Australian Research Council Linkage Project grants worth more than $1.3 million for a variety of research studies.
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Griffith Climate Change Response Program (GCCRP)

Griffith role in Vanuatu cyclone restoration project

The Griffith Climate Change Response Program is contributing to a project bringing new resilience and essential services to Vanuatu's cyclone-ravaged Tanna Island
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Features

Griffith climate change expert presents at World Science Festival Brisbane

Griffith climate change expert Brendan Mackey will headline the World Science Festival Brisbane on how to save Australia’s iconic reefs.
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Features

Paris climate accord opens vital role for universities

University research will play a crucial role in the lead-up to and beyond the 2020 implementation of the historic Paris climate change accord, says Griffith University's Professor Brendan Mackey
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Features

Map boosts understanding of UN climate regime

As the United Nations Conference on Climate Change continues in Paris, Griffith University research is enhancing understanding of a complex and major policy instrument for combatting global warming
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Tim Flannery addresses Cutting Edge science forum

Environmental crusader Professor Tim Flannery has brought a message of hope and youth to Griffith University's Cutting Edge Science Professional Learning Day at the Nathan campus on Monday
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Griffith Climate Change Response Program (GCCRP)

iAwards confirm Griffith as technology leader

Griffith University’s reputation for technology innovation again has been recognised with two projects advancing to the national final of the Australian Information Industry Association’s prestigious iAwards (AIIA). The Queensland section of the awards was judged in Brisbane recently and Griffith’s Biodiversity and Climate Change Virtual Laboratory (BCCVL) was acknowledged for Research and Development in the Development […]
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Features

The march of the Antarctic penguin genomes

Findings by an international team of researchers that included Griffith University's Professor David Lambert are shedding new light on the intriguing history and lives of Anatarctica's penguins
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management

Coastal centre, city partnership honoured

The Griffith Centre for Coastal Management and its Director, Professor Rodger Tomlinson, have been acknowledged in a major award for sustained collaboration between higher education and business
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Griffith Climate Change Response Program (GCCRP)

Canoes bring climate message across Pacific

Griffith University is sponsoring the Gold Coast visit by three Pacific Islander crews who are making a 6000-nautical mile voyage aboard traditional sailing craft to create awareness of the impact of climate change
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management

NCCARF honours climate change champions

An environmental lawyer, a wine company, a government department and a group of four South Australian cities have been honoured for their achievements in climate change adaptation. The Climate Adaptation Champions for 2014 were announced as part of the Climate Adaptation 2014: Future Challenges annual conference held on the Gold Coast last week. The Director […]
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Griffith Business School

How climate change could impact on super

John Hewson to address APCSE G20 conference.
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