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Climate Bond a world first for Monash University

08 December 2016

Monash University has become the first university in the world to raise funds by issuing a climate bond.

Monash University Announces Environmental, Social and Governance Statement

06 December 2016

New policy statement commits the university to heightened levels of environmental and social sustainability.

Apply now for the SDSN Local Pathways Youth Fellowship

December 2016

Join a global program empowering youth from 50 cities to champion local initiatives for sustainable development..

ClimateWorks Australia launches Generation Yes Campaign

November 2016

New national engagement and education program aiming to re-frame Australia’s climate conversation.

Sustainable Cities MOOC - Free online course from the SDG Academy

November 2016

Develop an understanding of the key issues and responses to the challenge of sustainable urbanisation.

2050 climate targets: nations are playing the long game in fighting global warming

25 November 2016

Opinion piece as featured in The Conversation

Monash Students take part in Vatican Youth Symposium organised by SDSN Youth

25 October 2016

Prestigious Youth Symposium designed to co-generate solutions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

Professor John Thwaites at the World Water Congress Brisbane 2016


Watch the video: Water and the future we want.

BehaviourWorks Australia introduces 'The Change Room' - where research meets entertainment


Explore the science of behaviour change through 'The Change Room' - where research meets entertainment.

Professor Thwaites joins the conversation at the Low-Emissions Solutions Conference

24 November 2016

Large-scale technical-solutions conference at COP22 developing pathways to achieving a decarbonised economy.

First Monash delegation at UN climate change summit

02 November 2016

Eight Monash staff to attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP22) in our first-ever delegation.

Addressing global challenges: Monash Sustainable Development Institute launches

27 September 2016

The Institute will focus on the complex global challenges posed by the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

Many businesses are committing to sourcing all of their energy from renewable sources.

27 September 2016

The Institute will focus on the complex global challenges posed by the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

The inaugural Australian SDGs Summit: On the road to implementation

19 September 2016

The Monash Sustainability Institute contributed to the recent Inaugural Australian SDGs Summit.

Monash to become a front line observer on global climate change negotiations

21 July 2016

Monash will soon have a front line view of one the world’s most consequential and contentious global negotiations processes.

Professor Rebekah Brown presents Sir John Monash Lecture

15 June 2016

Watch the video: Realising Sustainable Water Management in Cities

Radio interview: Is it time for a national container deposit recovery scheme?

15 June 2016

Dr Peter Bragge from MSDI's BehaviourWorks Australia speaks with Radio National

Container deposit schemes work - so why is industry so opposed?

06 June 2016

Opinion piece as featured in The Conversation.

Professor John Thwaites receives planning award

01 June 2016

MSDI Chair receives award for enormous contribution to the planning industry and the state of Victoria.

Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Pacific


A joint workshop held in Suva, Fiji, to discuss a regional response to the SDGs.

PhD Student wins South Asia scholarship

09 March 2016

Monash student to work with disadvantaged communities on improving women’s access to water.

Accelerating Asian urban water management

02 March 2016

Innovative PhD program contributes to solving real-world problems.

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