Sea levels are expected to rise by around one metre by the year 2100 leading to inundation of many coastal communities. Photo by Javier Leon Patino.
Wednesday 10 December 2014
Coastal communities could be significantly damaged if authorities don’t plan ahead for sea-level rise, according to University of Queensland experts studying coastal inun
Wednesday 3 December 2014
GCI researchers had the opportunity to interview Sir David Attenborough for a new short film on the impacts of climate change on the Great Barrier Reef.
GCI researchers with the Catlin Seaview Survey are examining photographs to understand reef health.
Friday 21 November 2014
A picture is worth considerably more than a thousand words to marine scientists working on the Catlin Seaview Survey, as they study more than 500,000 images in research t
Thursday 16 October 2014
The Alliance for Agricultural R&D for Food Security today announced its first project.
Ted Danson, Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Mrs Caroline Pollock, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco and Dr Sylvia Earle.
Tuesday 14 October 2014
Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Director of the Global Change Institute, has received a prestigious award from His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco for his work o
Sea levels are expected to rise by around one metre by the year 2100 leading to inundation of many coastal communities. Photo by Javier Leon Patino.
Monday 29 September 2014
Research by The University of Queensland has led to a new technique for mapping a “probable” one-metre inundation by 2100 allowing researchers to identify parts of the co
Nukunonu Atoll seaside, one of the regions of the world vulnerable to the impact of the climate change. Photo courtesy of UN/Ariane Rummery.
Friday 19 September 2014
UQ researchers with the Australian Sea Level Rise Partnership have developed a new set of principles to guide policymakers working with the challenge of variability in ph
Wednesday 6 August 2014
The University of Queensland and First Solar have begun construction on a 3.275 megawatt solar photovoltaic research facility at UQ’s Gatton campus.
Friday 1 August 2014
Tighter bag limits for fishermen have been identified as an important key to ocean ecosystem conservation.
GCI's Catlin Seaview Survey team ready to deploy to Timor-Leste.
Thursday 24 July 2014
The Catlin Seaview Survey team deployed this week to Timor-Leste, the youngest country in the Indo-Pacific region.
Weather stations outside and inside the building activate the motorised sunshades and louvres. Photo courtesy of HASSELL/Peter Bennetts.
Monday 14 July 2014
A team of Audio Visual (AV) specialists from Information Technology Services (ITS) at The University of Queensland has won the annual 2014 AMX Innovation Award for Sustai
Monday 7 July 2014
The University of the Philippines (UP) , together with The University of Queensland (UQ) in Australia launched the Capturing Coral Reef and Related Ecosystem Services (CC
Tuesday 24 June 2014
Researchers are struggling to solve the challenge of predicting climate change impacts on marine environments.
GCI Director Ove Hoegh-Guldberg with US Secretary of State John Kerry and the Swedish Ambassador for Water Dr Lisa Svensson at the Our Oceans Conference 2014.
Tuesday 17 June 2014
Global Change Institute Director Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg joined US President Barack Obama and actor Leonardo DiCaprio at an international conference on ways to prote
Wednesday 16 April 2014
The Global Change Institute Living Building has been ranked the 34th most environmentally friendly university building in the world.


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