Unravelling the history of droughts in the UK

Posted on 24th July 2014

Oxford Univeristy is a partner in a cross-disciplinary research project on historic droughts and water scarcity funded by the UK Natural Environment Research Council’s programme on ‘UK Droughts and Water Scarcity’.

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Working with the Government of Bangladesh to tackle poverty and environmental challenges in the Delta

Posted on 17th July 2014

Oxford University was recently involved in a national-level stakeholder workshop in Dhaka, Bangladesh, aimed at engaging government and stakeholder groups in the development of tools, information and strategies for poverty alleviation and environmental management in coastal Bangladesh.

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Long-term investment in flood and coastal risk management – scoping future approaches

Posted on 10th July 2014

Working in association with CH2M HILL, Paul Sayers and Jim Hall have recently been appointed to explore the next generation of methods to support the Environment Agency’s national long-term investment strategy.

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