The author, Prof Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, at UQ's Heron Island research station.
Friday 4 March 2016
If you read 'The Australian' or Britain’s 'The Times' this week, you might have concluded that concerns about ocean warming and acidification are all
Coral bleaching, Heron Island, February 2016
Wednesday 2 March 2016
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) has released a statement on low level coral bleaching, prompting marine researchers to respond.
Photo: Ron Hohenhaus
Monday 15 February 2016
Forests are the lungs of the planet, so surely planting more of them could only be a good thing.
Monday 1 February 2016
A formidable team of business, energy, and environmental experts will lead the public inquiry into establishing Queensland’s 50 per cent renewable energy target by 2030.
Dr Manuel Gonzalez-Rivero capturing scientific images in Hawaii as part of the XL Catlin Seaview Survey
Tuesday 19 January 2016
UQ marine biologists have increased the speed of underwater coral image analysis by a massive 3400%.
In meeting the increased demand for food, the interdependence between water, food and energy will become more evident and highlight resource insecurities.
Thursday 24 December 2015
During 2015, more than 100 workshops were conducted globally by Future Agenda – an organisation specialising in stimulating debate about, and providing potential solution
World-renowned conservationist Sir David Attenborough is hosting a new documentary series about Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.
Wednesday 23 December 2015
University of Queensland scientific research on the Great Barrier Reef is in the international spotlight with this week’s launch of an interactive website to complement a
Sexual reproduction is vital to reef survival.
Wednesday 16 December 2015
GCI research has pinpointed artificial light as a threat to coral reproduction, in a discovery that will help guide reef and marine ecosystem protection plans.
'The road ahead won’t be easy,' Professor Hoegh-Guldberg says.
Sunday 13 December 2015
In a momentous vote, the Conference of Parties (COP21), comprised of representatives from 195 countries around the world, has agreed to measures that aim to limit global
After two weeks' negotiations in Paris, the world’s nations have reached a global deal to tackle climate change.
Sunday 13 December 2015
After two weeks of negotiations in Paris, the world’s nations have reached a global deal to tackle climate change.
GCI Director Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg addressed a VIP-studded breakfast hosted by the United Nations on 8 December in Paris.
Wednesday 9 December 2015
As the world looks expectantly towards Paris for action on climate change, the GCI team at COP21 or ‘Conference of the Parties’ has topped off a hectic week in the French
GCI Director Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg and His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi.
Wednesday 2 December 2015
University of Queensland researchers have announced a partnership with collaborators from the United Arab Emirates to address one of the greatest challenges of our time a
A delegation of UQ researchers will attend COP21
Monday 30 November 2015
A small team of UQ and GCI researchers will attend the Conference of Parties (COP21) in Paris, where negotiators from countries around the world will decide on the action
UQ delegates with Austrade Argentina Director, Norma Ramiro
Tuesday 17 November 2015
Representatives from the Global Change Institute led a team of UQ water research experts to Argentina and Uruguay in late November to establish a collaborative research p
The Global Change Institute won the David Oppenheim Award for Sustainable Architecture and the National Award for Interior Architecture at the Australian Institute of Architects’ Annual Awards.
Wednesday 11 November 2015
The University of Queensland’s landmark six-star sustainability building has been recognised at the nation’s leading architecture awards.


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