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We work with industry, government and the community to create change towards sustainable futures through research and consultancy.

Whether you have a problem that needs support or an idea for change, our innovative and solutions-focused approach can help you achieve it.

The Institute supports PhD and Masters postgraduate study by research.

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Major Projects

We have led many groundbreaking and high-profile research projects in collaboration with governments, businesses and communities seeking to create change towards sustainable futures.
Featured Research
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Mapping our work to the SDGs

After 20 years of ethical, independent and rigorous sustainability research, ISF is aligning with the SDGs to continue our efforts in creating lasting change.
A new set of practical resources are available to help governments around the world overcome the challenges in providing equitable and universal access to water and sanitation.
A new report, taking feedback from 100 practitioners and stakeholders in the WASH sector, outlines six key ingredients for creating learning cultures within civil society organisations.
Button and cell batteries are a danger in the home, especially coming up to the festive season. Help us trial a new child safe solution that will boost recycling!
A journal article examining the relationship between environmental impact, population, affluence and technology is generating widespread interest.

Creating change towards sustainable futures

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t: +61 2 9514 4950
e: isf@uts.edu.au

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