News & Events

Evolving notions of food security

Thursday 23 rd June , 4pm – 6pm+ in the EcoHub All welcome Following the 2007/8 food price spike, the predominant notion has been we need to grow 60 – 100% more to “feed the world”. Despite the hopes of “sustainable intensification” it is clear that the direction o f travel of the food system…
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North West firms urged to tap into Lancaster’s funded business led R&D initiatives

Lancaster University is providing a unique opportunity for ambitious North West small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to take advantage of funded three-year industry-led research and development initiatives with support worth up to £100,000. More than 80 aspiring companies will be matched with appropriately skilled graduate researchers with expertise in a range of science and…
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Big on business impact

National impact Award won by unique environmental research programme which is helping 300 businesses innovate and boost business The Centre for Global Eco-innovation, has won the ‘Outstanding Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation Initiative’ category in The Impact Awards 2015, backed by all seven UK research councils. The Centre works with 300 small and medium enterprises (SMEs)…
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Green Gown Award

Business-boosting environmental research and development programme scoops another national award An environmental research and development programme that has supported around 300 businesses has won a  prestigious national award. The Centre for Global Eco-Innovation, which was devised and led by Lancaster University, has won the ‘Research and Development’ category in the Green Gown Awards 2015, which…
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