Global Change Institute (UQ)

Discussion paper

Water, sanitation and hygiene in remote Indigenous Australian communities: a scan of priorities

A scan of water, sanitation and hygiene services and challenges in remote Australian Indigenous communities.
Discussion paper

Determining viable contract-for-difference prices and revenue receipts for Gatton solar research facility

In this paper, we investigate the role that a Contract-for-Difference (CFD) feed-in tariff might play in underpinning increased investment in renewable energy in Australia.
Discussion paper

Urban Food systems - a renewed role for local governments in Australia

Despite most Australians living in cities, there is considerably less attention on food within city planning domains, a loose integration of food issues in policy (despite national commitments to international agreements), and a substantial degree of incoherence on food-related initiatives in cities. As a result...
Discussion paper

Strengthening community participation in meeting UN Sustainable Development Goal 6 for water, sanitation and hygiene

This is the third SDG discussion paper from UQ in Water for Equity and Wellbeing Series, and was undertaken as a transdisciplinary review by 12 researchers across UQ with backgrounds in community development, social science, public health, integrated water resources management, policy and systems thinking.
Discussion paper

Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals for water and beyond

This transdisciplinary discussion paper, from 13 researchers across seven schools at The University of Queensland, considers Australia’s efforts to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in Australia and within the broader Asia-Pacific region. It focuses particularly on those SDGs that are concerned with water...