University of Otago

The University of Otago (Māori: 'Te Whare Wānanga o Otāgo') is a public university located in Dunedin, New Zealand. It is New Zealand's oldest university. 

University of Otago Research Centres

University of Otago Research Centres are research flagships for the University. There are fourteen formally recognised and supported Research Centres.

The Centre for Sustainability is an interdisciplinary research centre working on local and global sustainability challenges.  Research covers the interrelated streams of Food & AgricultureEnvironment and People, and Energy.

The New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities (CSC) has been set up to further develop collaborative research that contributes to the sustainable development of our cities. It is a partnership, led by the University of Otago, of six universities - Otago, Canterbury, Victoria, Massey, Waikato and Auckland - two Crown Research Institutes, Landcare and NIWA and BRANZ. The centre aims to work in partnerships to develop the tools to promote well-being and health through smarter economic development, safer and more sustainable housing, transport and energy systems, and enhanced urban design.

 

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