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Users are the true innovators: lessons from bicycles

Prof Lars Coenen addresses the challenges of transport congestion by looking towards road users as the true innovators.

Cheaper to provide homes for homeless rather than sleep rough: new MSSI report

Our new research shows that it's cheaper to provide last resort housing to homeless people then to leave them sleeping rough.

MSSI hosts The Climate Reality Project

MSSI is excited to announce our new partnership with international non-profit, The Climate Reality Project, which will see the Institute as the Australian hosting organisation

Melbourne University launches Sustainability Plan

Sustainability Plan sets agenda for University’s response to environmental and climate challenges

Resilient Cities: focus for newly appointed Chair

Prof Lars Coenen has commenced as the inaugural chair in Resilient Cities, a City of Melbourne and University of Melbourne initiative that aims to improve resilience to sustainability challenges.

Al Gore to be Principal Speaker at Ecocity Summit

Mr Gore will be visiting Melbourne in July 2017 to deliver his famous slide presentation on climate change.

Climate change and the future of our food

Spaghetti Bolognaise: how climate change will threaten this popular dish...

Marrakech: climate talks battled through a Trump tsunami

Prof Robyn Eckerlsey reports from the climate negotiations in Marrakech