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Planning for Environmental Change

Nature of environmental concern; theories and politics of sustainability; climate change science, impacts and adaptation; carbon-free energy; Urban greenspaces and Green Infrastructure

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Dr Anna Gilchrist

Anna Gilchrist originally studied Environmental Management at The University of Manchester, and now lectures in the subject. Working and studying Planning and Environmental Management in Manchester provides fantastic opportunities for real experience on and off campus.

Environment, Planning, Governance, Climate, Climate change, Resilience, Sustainability, Teaching, Education


Dr Adam Barker


One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiative here.

Research interests: planning for climate change: Green Infrastructure (GI); coastal risk; urban and regional flooding; environmental adaptation.Integrated environmental management (IEM): coastal and marine planning, protected areas, landscape systems.Environmental assessment: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA), Sustainability Appraisal (SA).

Sustainability enthusiast, Workplace engagement, Engagement, Green infrastructure, Buildings, Sustainability, Coasts, Resilience, Climate change, Cities, Water, Environment, Management, Standards, Teaching, Education