News and Events
MEP visits University of Leicester to discuss climate change with academics
University geographers share insights into environmental issues
The Centre for Landscape and climate research headed by Professor Heiko Balzter formally held its launch event on the 28th September 2012 at the University of Leicester.
On Wednesday 17th October 2012, Dr Sue McLaren organised and convened the 18th Windy Day Research Meeting.
Geographers from University of Leicester in research project looking at the lives of herders.
Designing, Building and Living in New Communities: A workshop exploring the perspectives of children and young people
The findings of a major research project about new urban communities were presented at a workshop on 25th September 2012. The New Urbanisms, New Citizens research project – funded by the Economic and Social Research Council – has explored young people’s (aged 9-25) experiences of living in new urban communities in the English Midlands. The workshop, hosted by the University of Warwick, was targeted at policy-makers, professionals and politicians. It was attended by over twenty delegates from around the UK, who included Local Authority planners, local councillors, architects and playworkers.