Professor Michael Baker has been awarded the HRC Liley Medal for his outstanding contribution to the field of public health. Professor Philippa Howden-Chapman, director of the NZ Centre for Sustainable Cities, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand,
Kimberley O’Sullivan has completed her PhD study – Power and control: A multiphase mixed methods investigation of prepayment metering and fuel poverty in New Zealand
We held a seminar on how the design of our built environment can support human health and sustainability, with Andrew Dannenberg from the University of Washington in Seattle. View the presentation:
Peter Ellis reviews our book – Homes People Can Afford – “a timely contribution to the debate on what is to be done about housing affordability in New Zealand”
Philippa Howden-Chapman, Director of the Centre for Sustainable Cities, discusses the introduction of a Warrant of Fitness for rental housing as a way to improve the quality of homes in New Zealand.