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CCRI announces 2015 Rural Policy Conference

The CCRI has announced its 2015 rural policy conference, which is to take place in January 2015.  Read more…
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dutch students visit Bristol for SUPERB Food September2014Dutch Masters Students visit SUPURB Food case-study regions

A group of Dutch Masters students have visited two case-study regions of the EU food project, SUPURB Food, in which the CCRI is currently one of several European partners researching into good practice in food production and consumption in urban areas. Read more…
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damian maye 2011CCRI involvement in EU FOODMETRES project

CCRI’s Dr Damian Maye is a member of the Advisory Committee for the EU project FOODMETRES (‘Food Planning and Innovation for Sustainable Metropolitan Regions’), which aims to assess the environmental and socio-economic impacts of food chains with regard to the spatial, logistical and resource dimensions of growing food in metropolitan regions. Read more…
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Kate Ashbrook of OSS and Yumiko YamamotoCCRI welcomes Japanese academic 

The CCRI is pleased to welcome Yumiko Yamamoto, a Master’s student from the Graduate School of Agriculture at Kyoto University, Japan, who is undertaking a two-month internship at CCRI in order to study the management and operation of footpaths and national trails in England. Read more…
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CCRI Seminar Thursday 9 October

The next presentation in the CCRI Seminar Series will take place on Thursday 9 October when Dr Stanislav Shmelev, Director of Research, Education, Consultancy and Environmental Art Programmes and Organizer of the Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics will make a presentation. Read more…
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P1050102CCRI Seminar Series kicks off

The 2014/15 CCRI Seminar Series kicked off on Thursday 25 September with a presentation by CCRI artist-in-residence Antony Lyons. Read more…
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Book cover for Climate change impact and adaptation in agricultural systems.Dr Julie Ingram contributes to new book

A book which includes a chapter written by CCRI’s Dr Julie Ingram has just been published. The book is called ‘Climate change impact and adaptation in agricultural systems’, by Jurg Fuhrer (Editor) and Peter J. Gregory (Editor).  Read more…
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winter school 2Invitation to the 2014 CCRI Postgraduate Winter School

The 2014 CCRI Postgraduate Winter School will take place on November 6-7th at the University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, Cheltenham.  Read more…
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IMG_1942Dr John Powell at International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) European Conference

Senior Research Fellow, Dr John Powell, attended the IASC European Conference, which took place 16 – 19 September in Umeå, Sweden. Read more…
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WILD (Cotswold Water Park Trust)Update on WILD project

Chris Short and Melissa Affleck are currently involved in helping the delivering partners in developing and implementing the Cotswold Water Park WILD Project (Water Framework Directive (WFD) with Integrated Local Delivery).Read more…
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IMG_0768CCRI announce new suite of short courses for 2014/15

In recent years, the CCRI has been involved in the delivery of various short courses, aimed at providing professional development to organisations, community groups and individuals. All these short courses have been built upon solid academic and research expertise.  Read more…
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Farmer Knowledge Networks for Bovine TB paper presented at 2014 annual international conference of the Royal Geographical Society – Institute of British Geographers cows

A CCRI co-authored paper was presented at the 2014 annual international conference of the Royal Geographical Society – Institute of British Geographers,. ‘Using scenarios to examine farmer knowledge networks for bovine TB’ Read more…
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keechAll ruins are narratives, all narratives are ruins, and all narratives are co-produced

Dr Dan Keech teamed up with former CCRI colleague, Professor Owain Jones (now Bath Spa University), to deliver a presentation at the 2014 annual international conference of the Royal Geographical Society – Institute of British Geographers on the co-productive influences of ‘ruins’. Read more…
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winter school 2CCRI Winter School announced

The CCRI is pleased to announce that the 2014 CCRI Winter School will take place on 6 -7 November at the University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, Cheltenham. Read more…
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