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IST 2015 hosted at SPRUIST 2015

SPRU hosts an international conference that provides a platform to demonstrate the extensive sustainability transition research taking place within SPRU

ResNexusUnderstanding the urban Nexus

ESRC funds project investigating resilience and vulnerability at the urban nexus of food, water, energy and the environment

metric tide sqThe Metrics Tide is Rising

Chaired by Professor Wilsdon, the Independent Review of the Role of Metrics in Research Assessment and Management for HEFCE, has published its findings.

Mariana Mazzucato at US Senate Forum speaking 2Mariana Mazzucato presents at US Senate

Prof Mazzucato is a panellist and gives evidence on middle-class prosperity at a US Senate Forum.

sustainabilityOur Common Future Under Climate Change

Members of SPRU present research on energy and sustainability at an important scientific conference on climate change

planetary boundariesDeveloping Nexus Capabilities

The Nexus Network holds a workshop on Transdisciplinary Methods For Developing Nexus Capabilities

impact award sqSuccess at Sussex Impact and Research Awards

SPRU receives four awards at the inaugural Sussex Impact and Research Awards

Prof criticises budget surplus plansMazzucato sq

Mariana Mazzucato criticises Chancellor’s budget surplus plans and urges Labour party to develop new wealth creating agenda

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