News with tag 'sustainability'

Date: 22/02/2019

ACU Blue Charter fellows from across the Commonwealth came together for a workshop to demonstrate how their research is tackling marine plastic pollution and supporting sustainable development.

Fellows took part in a series of flash ...

Date: 31/01/2019

HRH The Duchess of Sussex joined ACU staff, students, and academics at City, University of London, today for her first official visit as Patron of the ACU.

Attendees took part in an interactive workshop to showcase how the ACU is ...

Date: 05/12/2018

Talented researchers will be travelling to ACU member universities and research institutions across the Commonwealth to develop solutions to marine plastics pollution, thanks to

Date: 15/11/2018

Last month, representatives from 20 higher education institutions across sub-Saharan Africa came together in Accra, Ghana, to celebrate the success of the CIRCLE ...

Date: 26/10/2018

More young people will have the chance to benefit from life-changing scholarships, thanks to the Fijian Government's contribution to the

Date: 23/10/2018

The first meeting of the ACU Commonwealth Climate Resilience Network took place in Suva, Fiji, this week, as universities from across the Commonwealth came together to share expertise and experiences of coping with natural disasters. ...

Date: 17/10/2018

The ACU is expanding its Fellowships scheme with the launch of 35 new Blue Charter Fellowships, thanks to funding from the UK Government ...

Date: 11/10/2018

The role of universities in combating the effects of climate change was in the spotlight today, as ACU Chief Executive and Secretary General Dr Joanna Newman addressed government ministers at the Tags: collaboration, Asia, Commonwealth, Dr Joanna Newman, climate change, sustainability

Date: 05/10/2018

Universities from across the Commonwealth will gather in the Pacific region over the next few weeks to discuss their contribution to critical issues, as two new ACU Policy Networks are convened.

The Tags: Asia, Commonwealth, Australia, membership, Dr Joanna Newman, climate change, sustainability

Date: 12/07/2018

The ACU's role in mainstreaming the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was centre stage at the United Nations yesterday (11 July 2018), as ACU Chief Executive and Secretary General Dr Joanna Newman showcased our work – and that of our ...

Date: 10/07/2018

On Wednesday 11 July, ACU Chief Executive and Secretary General, Dr Joanna Newman will highlight how Commonwealth universities are contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at a high-level event at the United Nations (UN) ...

Date: 03/07/2018

This year's ACU Summer School is well and truly underway, with more than 40 students from over 20 Commonwealth countries learning how to design ...

Date: 18/05/2018

The ACU's work supporting early career researchers specialising in climate change in sub-Saharan Africa has been boosted, with a one-year extension for the CIRCLE ...