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Africa Regional Dossier published - key issues and propositions raised by civil society

Africa Regional Dossier published - key issues and propositions raised by civil society

26 July 2016

The regional reporting process has been one of the key spaces for deliberation towards the production of the Zero Draft of the ‘New Urban Agenda’ which is being prepared by the five UN Regional Economic and Social Commissions and UN-Habitat, in collaboration with the Habitat III Secretariat. Regional reports aim ...

Energy
Join us: Research and Contracts Administrator

Join us: Research and Contracts Administrator

26 July 2016

The UCL Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources is comprised of four Institutes, Energy Institute, Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering, Institute for Sustainable Heritage and Institute for Sustainable Resources, that deliver world-leading teaching, research and policy support on the challenges of climate change and energy security. 

Architecture
Bartlett researchers launch ‘Learning from Jerusalem’ spatial analysis film

Bartlett researchers launch ‘Learning from Jerusalem’ spatial analysis film

To mark the mid-point of the two-year Contested Urbanism project, researchers at The Bartlett's Space Syntax Laboratory have launched a film 'Learning from Jerusalem' and have guest edited a special feature on ...

Planning
John Tomaney Publishes Book on Local and Regional Development

John Tomaney Publishes Book on Local and Regional Development


Local and Regional Development, a new book by the Bartlett School of Planning's Professor John Tomaney, Professor Andy Pike (Newcastle University) and Professor Andrés Rodríguez-Pose (LSE) provides an accessible, critical ...

Energy
Fully funded PhD Studentship in Energy Networks and Big Data

Fully funded PhD Studentship in Energy Networks and Big Data

The UCL Energy Institute is a multidisciplinary school within the Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources, with around 70 faculty and staff. It brings together multidisciplinary teams, providing critical mass and capacity ...

Planning
David Kingman Receives RSA Nathaniel Lichfield Award

David Kingman Receives RSA Nathaniel Lichfield Award

Bartlett School of Planning graduate David Kingman (MSc Spatial Planning 2014/15) has been awarded the Regional Studies Association's 2016 Nathaniel Lichfield Award for his MSc dissertation "How is the planning system ...

ISR
Join us: Senior Teaching Fellow in Sustainable Resources

Join us: Senior Teaching Fellow in Sustainable Resources

The UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources (UCL ISR) is located within The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (BSEER), with a mission to generate knowledge to promote the globally sustainable use of ...

Planning

RTPI Trust Bursary 2016

The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) announced today it will fund four undergraduate bursaries for the 2016-17 academic year to help high-achieving students from diverse backgrounds or living with a disability to study ...

ISR
New UCL ISR paper on ‘Ossified materialism’ published in The Journal of Cleaner
Production

New UCL ISR paper on ‘Ossified materialism’ published in The Journal of Cleaner Production

UCL ISR's Prof Raimund Bleischwitz co-authors a new paper on 'Ossified Materialism' published in The Journal of Cleaner Production as an introduction to the special volume on 'absolute reductions in materials throughput ...

Energy
UCL-Energy Urban Transport and Energy Group launch London Mobility Survey: Innovation in mobility and travel surveying

UCL-Energy Urban Transport and Energy Group launch London Mobility Survey: Innovation in mobility and travel surveying

The Urban Transport and Energy Group are inviting Londoners to participate in a new survey to analyse London's travel habits and preferences for new mobility services. Through a state-of-the-art smartphone based application ...

Energy
Congratulations to UCL-Energy doctoral researcher Paula Morgenstern on completing her PhD viva

Congratulations to UCL-Energy doctoral researcher Paula Morgenstern on completing her PhD viva

On 29 June, PhD student Paula Morgenstern presented her thesis titled ‘Understanding hospital electricity use: an end-use(r) perspective.’ Paula was supervised by Paul Ruyssevelt (Primary) and Rokia Raslan (secondary). Following the viva ...

ISR
Tax diesel cars based on air pollution

Tax diesel cars based on air pollution

A new report by UCL’s Institute for Sustainable Resources for Green Budget Europe outlines options for fiscal reform to tackle air pollution from diesel cars.

Architecture
Bartlett responds to changing nature of architectural practice with four innovative new programme offers

Bartlett responds to changing nature of architectural practice with four innovative new programme offers

Following on from UCL’s 175th anniversary year, The Bartlett School of Architecture at UCL has announced that from September 2017 it will be offering three new postgraduate programmes and one new undergraduate ...

Energy
wholeSEM’s UK TIMES model used by DECC to set ambitious new fifth carbon budget with a target to reduce emissions 57% by early 2030

wholeSEM’s UK TIMES model used by DECC to set ambitious new fifth carbon budget with a target to reduce emissions 57% by early 2030

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), in agreement with the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), have announced an ambitious new carbon budget proposing that the fifth budgetary period covering 2028 to ...

DPU
Borders and camps - Life at the edge of Europe

Borders and camps - Life at the edge of Europe

There is no doubt that borders are as contested, fragile and unstable as the political, legislative and normative agreements surrounding them. Following the results of the referendum, while the slogan 'take back control ...

CPM
People in focus: Beth Morgan passes PhD

People in focus: Beth Morgan passes PhD

Last week, Beth Morgan passed her PhD with minor amendments. C&PM spoke with Beth to learn more about her motivations and what lies ahead.

ISR
UK vote to leave EU: UCL statement

UK vote to leave EU: UCL statement

The outcome of the referendum is now known. While UCL did not take a formal position during the referendum campaign, I have given my personal view and you will have heard many other ...

Energy
UK vote to leave EU: UCL statement

UK vote to leave EU: UCL statement

UCL President & Provost, Professor Michael Arthur: The outcome of the referendum is now known. While UCL did not take a formal position during the referendum campaign, I have given my personal view and ...

DPU
Urban Infrastructure Projects and Displacement in Nigeria

Urban Infrastructure Projects and Displacement in Nigeria

The infrastructure backlog in Nigerian cities presents an enormous impediment to efforts to improve the well-being of the country’s urban residents. However, the land requirements associated with efforts to deliver such infrastructure ...

The Bartlett
Call for Researchers: The Bartlett Global Commission on Learning Environments

Call for Researchers: The Bartlett Global Commission on Learning Environments

The Bartlett Global Commission on Learning Environments, headed by Professor Alexi Marmot, is looking for researchers from The Bartlett that are studying or designing learning environments. This new Bartlett Global Commission was set ...

Energy
Congratulations to UCL-Energy Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett in promotion to Professor

Congratulations to UCL-Energy Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett in promotion to Professor

UCL-Energy is delighted to announce the promotion of Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett to the role of Professor within the Faculty of the Built Environment. 

The Bartlett
New documentary on Bartlett-funded research projects

New documentary on Bartlett-funded research projects

A new film documenting the experience of two research projects based at The Bartlett, cLIMA sin Riesgo and ReMap Lima, has been released.