The University has been creating a new institute to focus on Sustainability. It is due to be officially launched at the beginning of November. The institute works on a pan-university basis and demonstrates the University of Surrey’s commitment to have a leadership position on interdisciplinary sustainability research. The Institute will increase the scale and the excellence of the University’s research and innovation in sustainability. The Institute is aiming to work across many disciplines and organisations in a collaborative programmes to produce world-class research which will cause significant change.
The institute will support the global transition to sustainable living. Three themes will inform this mission
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Help us make Guildford better
We want our town to be vibrant, attractive and liveable. We support development that brings a sense of place and enhances the best aspects of our town. If such aims can be embraced, we believe Guildford has the chance to lead the way in enabling sensitive and sustainable development.
Pressures for development are increasing. Planning rules are being eased. The Society’s commitment to standing up for Guildford is needed more than ever.
Getting involved allows the society to continue its work. We welcome new members, from every age and background. Membership provides an opportunity for you to contribute to the continued health of the town and surrounding area, and to meet other people who care about Guildford.