City Futures Research Centre has been awarded the Planning Institute of Australia NSW award for research on ‘Renewing the Compact City: Economically viable and socially sustainable approaches to urban redevelopment in a complex multi-stakeholder environment’.
While women on construction sites aren’t fronted with signs saying “you’re not welcome”, it’s the thousand paper cut reminders that continue to drive the female drought, says PhD researcher Natalie Galea.
Professor Chris Pettit was invited onto the BBC program "Impact" to discuss driver and biker behaviour after a motorist posted a Facebook video featuring himself trying to harass cyclists in their bike lane.
By Professor Martin Loosemore, Bachelor of Construction, Management and Property
Despite continual changes in the focus of innovation policies between Liberal and Labour governments in recent years, one common thread has been the belief that small business and start-ups represent the foundation of an agile, innovative and prosperous Australia.
By Miles Gough
To help combat social isolation in Australian cities, we need urban places that better reflect the diverse needs and identities of local communities and suburbs, UNSW researchers say.
By Fran Strachan
What will happen to Rio’s multi-million dollar Olympic venues once the last national anthem’s been sung?
By Dr. Philip Oldfield
As a high-rise apartment boom sweeps Australia, a new City of Sydney plan could see supertall skyscrapers appear on our skyline for the first time. This new planning strategy will allow towers on certain sites in the CBD to reach a height of 310 metres, up from the previous limit of 235 metres.
UNSW Built Environment is celebrating the award of
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