Australian Rivers Institute

Tidal restoration to coastal wetlands reduces greenhouse emissions

Restoring tidal flow to enclosed freshwater wetlands is key to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and helping reach Australia's carbon reduction targets
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Terri Butler brought in to bat for Griffith’s Climate Ready Initiative

Former Federal MP, Terri Butler has joined Griffith’s Climate Ready Initiative (CRI) board, putting her sharp political faculties toward climate readiness and resilience.  
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Biodiversity

World-first innovation accelerates process to safeguard environment and wildlife

World-first data analysis platform, EcoCommons has been launched, transforming our ability to understand the impacts of the climate crisis on Australia’s environment and native species.
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Corporate

Griffith a bright spark with new solar farm

A new solar farm in regional Queensland will be a bright spark for the future of Griffith University’s power needs, a big step in the right direction. University Chief Operating Officer Peter Bryant said all five of Griffith’s campuses will use power from the Columboola Solar Farm near Miles, which will provide 50 per cent […]
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Arts Education Law

17 ARC Discovery Projects for Griffith researchers in 2023

Griffith University researchers will lead 17 new Discovery Projects across a broad field of knowledge after being awarded over $7.735 million from the Australian Research Council.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Can we meet basic human needs without destabilising the planet?

To meet basic human needs across the globe without breaching environmental limits will require a redistribution of resources and a transformation of society
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Arts Education Law

Action and accountability key for Griffith COP27 delegates

Griffith researchers in tourism, climate adaptation and climate science to present key reports and take part in global discussions.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Taking his voice global for climate change

Griffith University electrical and electronic engineering student Angus Brawley has been selected as one of 13 new Global Voices Scholars.
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Arts Education Law

Climate impacts on beach lifestyle in the spotlight

Researchers ask what can we do to ready ourselves – and our weekends – for climate altered futures? 
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Griffith Beacons

GBR among World Heritage sites where ‘In Danger’ listing is essential: experts

Publication proposes way forward for the 21 World Heritage Committee signatories to deal with climate change threat.  
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Australian Rivers Institute

Scientists honoured for contributions to sustainability research

Two Griffith researchers dedicated to creating a more sustainable world have been recognised for their contributions as elected Fellows of the Australian Academy of Science.
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Corporate

Tasmania ‘first to become carbon negative’

State the first in world to reduce CO₂ emissions and increase removals to become net carbon negative.
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Australian Rivers Institute

GBR management methods at odds with climate change threats

Study finds 30 years of management approaches do not adequately address climate change threats to the Great Barrier Reef.
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Arts Education Law

What Australians really think about climate change: survey

Study finds three out of four Australians concerned about climate change and support policies to limit potential impacts. 
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Disaster management

New IPCC report shows Australia is at real risk from climate change

Impacts are worsening, future risks are high, and wide-ranging adaptation is needed.
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Griffith Beacons

Satirical obituary for the Great Barrier Reef undermines climate action

A tongue-in-cheek editorial about the death of the Great Barrier Reef undermined efforts to build action on climate change and amplified conflict a new study has found.
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Centre for Catalysis and Clean Energy

Griffith helps Indonesia turn trash into power

Griffith University experts have delivered training to Indonesian decision makers on how to turn the country’s waste into energy.
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Business and government

Griffth partners with industry for a clean energy future 

Griffith Business School has established a new research and policy hub to help create sustainable energy solutions.
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