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Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute

Geraldton set to develop into a city of global significance

This afternoon the Honourable Simon Crean, Federal Minister for Regional Australia, Regional Development and Local Government, launched a discussion paper that projects a future of strong growth for Geraldton. Geraldton – from a Local to Global Regional City has been prepared by Professor Peter Newman, Director of the Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute in Read More

Curtin helps the walls of Fremantle come alive

A new project is encouraging Fremantle residents to embrace living walls and rooftop gardens. Freo Greenskins is a collaborative initiative between Curtin University’s Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute, City of Fremantle, University of Western Australia and Murdoch University. Earlier this month, City of Fremantle unveiled a series of concept diagrams produced by University of Western Australia Read More

New partnership builds stronger green economy

The Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute has formed a new partnership with multinational services firm Arup to deliver collaborative research in the area of sustainable development. As part of the three-year partnership, CUSP Director Professor Peter Newman will work closely with Arup staff across Australia on projects to overcome planning issues in urban and Read More