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Hifza Rasheed PhD

Congratulations to Dr Hifza Rasheed, a PhD alum (2018) who was nominated as a finalist in the Professional Achievement category of the British Council Awards in Pakistan earlier this year. 

African tropical forest

The ability of the world’s tropical forests to remove carbon from the atmosphere is decreasing, according to a study tracking 300,000 trees over 30 years, published today in Nature.

Buffalo

Extinction risk could decrease by more than 50% if at least 30% of land is conserved across the tropics, reveals a new study.

Autonomous transport

Professor Ed Manley has been awarded a UKRI grant worth over £900,000 on the UK-Canada AI initiative to develop new models of autonomous transport for enhancing mobility in ageing populations.

Freedom of information

New research has identified a clear accountability gap in the current Freedom of Information (FOI) legislation when it comes to outsourced public services.