energy

Climate Science for Service Partnership (CSSP) between the UK and China

The yellow River and Hukou waterfalls

From floods and droughts to rising seas, humanity faces some serious challenges related to climate change, which vary on timescales from seasons to decades. Some regions are more vulnerable than others. For example, East Asia is particularly prone to extreme …

Urban Living - a major collaboration with the research councils

Urban Living - a major collaboration with the research councils

You may be aware of the Higher Education and Research bill currently making its way through Parliament. This (amongst other things) looks to implement the recommendations made by Paul Nurse in his review of the research and innovation landscape. For …

Growing the market for urban solutions

Temple Quay bridge by night, Bristol, UK

City focus Most of us either live in, work in, or visit cities regularly. They are engines of growth and by 2050, are expected to be home to 70% of the worlds population. With such rapid population growth, our cities …

Learnings and recommendations from Connected Cities Mission to ASEAN

Priya Prakash, Design 4 Social Change talking to potential partner in Jahor, Malaysia

We recently took 10 UK firms to Malaysia and Singapore, with UKTI, on an entrepreneur Connected Cities mission to help them find partners in the region. Here are their learnings and recommendations from the mission. Bronze Software Labs, Richard Howells Reasons …