Sustainability is about meeting the needs of today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet the needs of tomorrow. It is a balance between environmental protection, social justice, economic well-being and diversity.
Monash draws together researchers whose focus spans the environmental, engineering, social, and economic aspects of sustainability and is well placed to provide real solutions to global challenges.
- Monash Sustainability Institute
- ClimateWorks Australia
- Centre for Water Sensitive Cities
- Monash Weather and Climate
- Institute of Transport Studies
- Australian Centre for Biodiversity
- Centre of Policy Studies
- Centre for Regulatory Studies
Working with industry
Working principally through the Monash Sustainability Institute, Monash University is pioneering a range of partnerships with academia, industry, government and private institutions to find new solutions to today's sustainability challenges.
Sustainability cuts across all disciplines and all faculties of the University, including:
- Weather and climate
- Social sustainability
- Environmental economics
- Environmental law