The Bartlett


International Engagement

The Bartlett is an international faculty, engaging with built environment research questions around the world. We are committed ethical practice in our international collaborations.

The Bartlett is an internationally-facing faculty. Our research engages with large-scale global challenges as well as local and regional issues around the world. We work in collaboration with partner institutions, researchers, governments and communities.

We understand that ethical research practices must underpin these relationships. We are committed to investigating and interrogating what this means in practice.

You can use search filters to see our latest international engagement projects at The Bartlett in our news, events, research and publications feeds.

Bartlett International 

text reading bartlett publics pluralising on sheet, surrounded by people sitting on floor (mostly out of shot). Link to events page for series
Bartlett Publics: Pluralising

Bartlett Publics: Pluralising seeks to facilitate cross-learning on the principles and practices of international engagement better able to catalyse universities’ ‘public’ role and societal relevance.

graphic image of grid of different people touching fingers between panels, text reading: memories de moravia. Link to project page
Practicing Partnerships with Equivalence

A video series looking at the innovative ways Bartlett staff and students continued to practice international partnerships during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Other resources

Ethics in the built environment
The Bartlett Ethics Commission seeks to develop a practice of ethics for built environment researchers and practitioners, navigating connections between universal principles and particular processes.

The Bartlett Review
Contains articles highlighting some of the work being at The Bartlett around the world, and looking at how and why we do it.

Practicing Ethics
An open access project for built environment researchers and practitioners. Practicing Ethics brings together a lexicon of ethical principles, guidelines on how to negotiate ethical issues in practice, reading lists of ethics publications, and more.


Barbara Lipietz, Vice-Dean International at The Bartlett