The project aims to examine and then look beyond the complex and often compromised nature of sustainable practices across three contexts: James Cook University (Townsville, Cairns and Singapore); The Townsville City Council; and local schools in Townsville.
March 2017 to March 2018
James Cook University, New Professor Grant
Sustainability, Waste, Serious Games, Gamification, Socio-Sustainable and Socio-technical Adjustments
This project addresses the long-standing question of why sustainable practices have largely failed to have a consistent impact on the core processes of achieving sustainable societies. The overarching aim of the project is to identify the socio-sustainable and socio-technical adjustments that might be made across 3 sites to facilitate Œbetter¹ sustainable practices. Using an innovative combination of large-scale surveying and critical participatory co-design, the project will:
Key contact: Principal Investigator, Chris Walsh at firstname.lastname@example.org