Taking on environmental challenges that will shape our future

Our research into key global issues is making a difference in tackling environmental challenges, finding new approaches and solutions.

Smarter transport solution could transform commute

How digital disruption is driving more efficient, cost-effective travel

Research into door-to-door solutions will reduce car use and our environmental footprint, and make getting to work cheaper and simpler.

A new technology is turning a liability into an asset

Tackling waste with a new recycling process that turns plastic into recyclable products

The scale of plastic waste has shocked the world, but options for recycling plastics have been limited. Now we can rise to the challenge.

Unique intervention alleviates seasonal hunger in Bangladesh

Fighting annual famine in Bangladesh using research and new thinking

Researchers have developed a successful, low-cost, replicable model for easing biannual periods of extreme poverty.