News & Updates

  • Coronavirus Emergency and APRU Universities
    Amid the wide spread of #Covid19, APRU has recently launched a webpage with links to the latest actions and policy measures taken by our member universities across the Asia-Pacific region. This information serves to help APRU members and the global community confront this unprecedented health challenge and associated policy responses. Resources Seminars and Discussions APRU…
  • APRU SCL, UNU-IAS and Partners Launch Asia-Pacific Mayors Academy
    The APRU SCL is thrilled to announce our partnership with the Mayors Academy for Sustainable Urban Development in the Asia-Pacific spearheaded by the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) and UNESCAP, UN-HABITAT, and United Cities and Local Governments-Asia Pacific (UCLG-ASPAC). The program launched on October 15th, 2019 at the Asia-Pacific…
  • 2019 APRU Conference University of New South Wales
    2019 APRU Sustainable Cities and Landscapes Conference August 29th - September 1st, 2019 | University of New South Wales | Sydney, Australia The APRU SCL 2019 Conference Video APRU SCL 2019 Conference Overview The third annual Association of Pacific Rim Universities Sustainable Cities and Landscapes (APRU SCL) Conference was hosted by the University of New…
  • Call for Student Submissions: Design Ideas Competition: Cities and Refugees
    The APRU SCL is thrilled to announce a call for submissions for the Design Ideas Competition: Cities and Refugees. This is an ideas competition. The brief is to design a physical intervention/series of interventions that meaningfully improves the lives of refugees in the city, in the short, medium and/or long term. For information: https://www.apruscl2019.org/studentcompetition All students are…
  • APRU Annual Report 2018
    Expanding Impact in a Divided World As Chair of APRU, I am delighted to introduce the Annual Report. The theme “Expanding Impact in a Divided World” stands as an objective of the Association as we act together to bridge many divides – disciplinary, cultural, national, and economic – in order to bring the benefits of…