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Centre for Sustainable Development

Est 2000 - home of the MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

Studying at Cambridge

 

2005 Dr Edoardo Piano

New Approaches To Wastewater Treatment In Disaster Relief

Disasters can affect the provision of clean water and hygienic sanitation, which are crucial for maintaining public health. Excrete disposal in emergencies has often been a low priority. The selection of excreta disposal solutions is site and population-specific, and requires the consideration of environmental and social factors. A decision flowchart for the selection of appropriate sanitation solutions has been  generated to assist the relief engineer.

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ESD MPhil students debate on Dirty Industries

Feb 20, 2018

Debate on dirty industries (description by Jof Ruxton)

Space for Sustainability Award Winner Katherine Bruce (ESD 16-17)

Jan 18, 2018

Congratulations to Katherine Bruce ESD 16-17 on winning the Space for Sustainability award 2017.

Urban Flood Resilence blog

Jan 16, 2018

Dick Fenner has create a blog on the need for multi functional design of sustainable urban drainage which is posted on the Urban Flood Resilence website.

Paper published by Ramit Debnath ESD 17-18

Jan 16, 2018

"Investigating the association of healthcare-seeking behavior with the freshness of indoor spaces in low-income tenement housing in Mumbai."

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