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Cambridge Forum for Sustainability and the Environment



A series of 'Forum focus' articles draws on ideas from across all our topics to explore some of the crosscutting themes emerging from the discussions.

Each article is framed by two overarching questions and then explores a series of themes in detail, highlighting gaps in our knowledge and some of the most promising 'unknown unknown' areas for future research.

Putting green spaces at the heart of cities

How is the sustainability of a city and its surroundings affected by integrating ecosystem functions in green and blue ‘natural urban spaces’? How do green spaces influence our health and wellbeing?

Feeding the world

How can food supplies and supply chains be made more resilient? Given the pace of change, how do we collect and analyse data in a way that feeds into policy processes most effectively?

More articles coming soon.