Sustainability

Journal article
20 September 2016

This paper introduces a unifying approach to measure the sustainability performance of socio-economic systems based on the interplay between two key variables: essentiality of consumption and...

Article
10 August 2016

Different funeral options are increasingly sought after, driven by values such as cost effectiveness and sustainability and can be achieved with vision and planning.

Article
8 June 2016

Despite continued economic growth for the past decade, levels of Australian food insecurity have remained steady at approximately four to five per cent of the population.

Policy
19 May 2016

ALP 2016 election campaign policy on ensuring growth of Australia's energy efficiency.

Journal article
14 April 2016

Educating for sustainability seeks to provide knowledge and understanding of the physical, biological, and human world, and involves students making decisions about a range of ethical, social,...

Book review
4 March 2016

Climate change is known as a ‘wicked’ problem but this characterisation does not encompass the political-economic features that are hampering the policy response.

Briefing paper
11 February 2016

This report identifies some principles to consider when setting up and maintaining effective co-governance arrangements.

Conference paper
4 December 2015

Examines the consideration and incorporation of the four components of social sustainability - engaged governance, social infrastructure, social capital, and social justice and equity - in local...

Report
25 November 2015

Present the findings from a study conducted on New Zealand consumers about their attitudes, perceptions and behaviours around sustainability. The survey covers New Zealanders' top 5 concerns,...

Article
25 November 2015

The Commons apartment building in the inner Melbourne suburb of Brunswick has won swags of awards, including the...