Thursday, July 24, 2014

The NHS climate change challenge

The Open University is a partner in a new research project to design and deliver hospital environments that respond to our changing climate. The NHS, which manages more than 14,000 sites, is facing a particular challenge. It needs to protect patients, carers and visitors from excess temperatures, but standard mechanical ventilation solutions or air conditioning [...]

Citizen responses to climate change examined

November 20, 2009 by Kath  
Filed under Development, Research

New project ‘The Lived Experience of Climate Change:  interdisciplinary e-module development and virtual mobility’ to contribute to sustainable development education A grant for almost 300,000 Euros was awarded for a project that will create a European community of scholars, students and citizens to collectively make a major contribution to sustainable development education. The research will [...]