Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute



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About this organisation

Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute was established in January 2008. Headed by Professor Peter Newman and based in Fremantle, Tasmania;  they remain a core contributor to the Australian Sustainable Development Institute (ASDI), a program that encompassing a broad range of Curtin research centres and teams involved in sustainability scholarship. CUSP welcomes PhD and Masters by Research students, and is offers a coursework Masters in Sustainability and Climate Policy.

Why we support the vision

Green spaces play a key role in the sustainability of urban areas.

As our urban population expands, the importance and impact of green spaces upon policy and business practice will continue to grow. Training and inspiring the next generation of professionals to oversee this impact is critical to ensuring the successful evolution of civilisation as we know it.