Environmental sustainability and resilience
Our research addresses the unprecedented global challenges of ensuring food security, the increasing demand for energy and water, and preventing environmental degradation - all in the face of climate change. By collaborating widely and working across disciplines, researchers at York are helping to shape a more sustainable future for us all.
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Ioan Fazey is Professor of Social Dimensions of Environment and Change in the Department of Environment and Geography. His trans-disciplinary work focuses on how society can achieve big and deep change fast, such as in response to global challenges like climate change. He works across academic and practical domains to help stimulate new thinking about how such change can be brought about.