Thursday 22 February 2018

Human impacts on biodiversity are leading to extinction that largely exceeds natural background rates.

This is impairing the capacity of ecosystems to deliver basic goods and services to humanity; and in turn, it is undermining efforts to improve human welfare.

Monday 26 February 2018

Northern Australia is a highly productive part of the country with substantial opportunities for further targeted development.

This region makes a substantial contribution to the Australian economy, particularly through the agriculture, mining and tourism industries.

Like to see how a workplace in the sub-tropical climate of Brisbane runs with no air-conditioning? Or what innovative materials were used to achieve a zero-carbon, sustainable building? Then register for a small group tour of the UQ Global Change Institute Living Building.
Tuesday 3 April 2018

A two-day forum to showcase Indonesian research at The University of Queensland


We are living in an age of unparalleled global change.

Urbanisation, population growth, technological innovation, globalisation and unsustainable consumption are just some of the trends driving transformations that have brought about significant change in planetary systems.   

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