Research Themes

Liveable Cities is conducting in-depth investigations in five areas related to low carbon, resource secure, liveable cities.

City Analysis

Understanding city resource supply (and security of supply), demand, infrastructure, impacts and drivers, including benefits of ecosystems for human wellbeing


Individual and societal wellbeing, aspirations and mobilities


Low-carbon energy supply and security

Policy, Governance & Economics

Re-engineering the machinery of policy-making and re-envisioning of city financial models

Future visions

Developing future visions for liveable cities